Borders' Boston bombshell

May 1995
Publishers Weekly;5/8/1995, Vol. 242 Issue 19, p24
Trade Publication
Reports that Borders Books & Music will open a store in Boston, Mass. in the former Citizens Bank building later in 1995. Store scope.


Related Articles

  • Borders Nets $505M DIP. Kellerhals, Richard // High Yield Report;1/24/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 4, p13 

    This article reports on a debtor-in-possession facility secured by book retailer Borders Group in January 2011.

  • Borders Books to open store in Watertown. Kropf, Annemarie // Business Journal (Central New York);4/5/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 14, p7 

    Reports on the business expansion of Borders Group Inc. with the opening of a bookstore in Watertown, New York. Details of a lease signed by Borders in connection with the store opening; Mall where the store will be located; Developer of the project.

  • Canada says `no' to Borders books.  // Discount Store News;3/4/96, Vol. 35 Issue 5, p2 

    Reports on the Canadian government's rejection of a bid by Borders Group to open book superstores in Canada.

  • A page from the Borders playbook: Offer a strong mix and a soft sell. Andreoli, Teresa // Discount Store News;6/17/96, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p25 

    Reports on Borders superstores' efforts to make itself more profitable. Strengths based on selection and service; Introduction of the `Borders Universe'; Freeze on Planet Music; Easy chairs and browser-friendly atmosphere of the supertore as big pull for the chain; Borders' interest in the...

  • Building an image one store at a time.  // Discount Store News;6/17/96, Vol. 35 Issue 12, p28 

    Focuses on Borders book store chain's corporate culture that encourages individuality. Empowerment for each store to find its own niche in the local marketplace; Expert System as the base of the book store chain's micromarketing strategy and operations; Employee selection.

  • Bookseller perks with programmed bagged coffee.  // Packaging Digest;Sep98, Vol. 35 Issue 10, p8 

    Presents information on Borders Books company's `Windows98 Roast Specialty Coffee' literature. Reference to the company's compact disc of music entitled `Music to Install Windows By'; Description of the bags for the coffee.

  • Birmingham borders planned.  // Crain's Detroit Business;7/29/96, Vol. 12 Issue 31, p28 

    Reports on Borders Group Inc.'s plans for opening a store at Birminghan, Michigan.

  • Borders hopes to return cafe into centerpiece. Uhlmann, Angel // Inside Tucson Business;02/17/97, Vol. 6 Issue 47, p19 

    Focuses on the business operations of Borders Books and Music Store. Location; Employee training philosophy; Installation of cafe in-store services; Menu; Diverse social activities catering to wide range of clientele.

  • Crossroads confirms Borders will open.  // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;09/22/97, Vol. 27 Issue 13, p7 

    Announces Salt Lake City, Utah-based Crossroads Plaza's confirmation on the opening of Borders Books, Music and Cafe on the shopping center in mid-November.

  • Not by the book.  // Crain's Detroit Business;05/18/98, Vol. 14 Issue 20, p39 

    Presents information on Borders Group Incorporated, Ann Arbor's Internet bookselling site. Where the site is located; Features of the site; Comments from managing partner at the Southfield office of Santa Clara, Scott Segal.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics