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How Does the End of Borders Books Relate to Food Trucks? I’m Glad You Asked.

The blogosphere and mainstream media has been recycling the same, poorly-reason analysis about how “unfair” competition from Gourmet Food Truck is “bad for the local economy” and therefore discriminatory regulations that have the effect of li...
by Mobile Cuisine Magazine on Aug 8, 2012

Can There Be an E-Book Library?

The recent demise of the Borders book chain reminded this Kat once again of the ambivalent position of the consumer within the ecosystem of the book and magazine industries. Popular wisdom holds that the Borders chain failed because it did not adjust...
by magazine blog on Sep 23, 2011

Is This The Last Borders?

For those of you that regularly read my blog, I have this quasi-relationship with the closing of Borders Books. Maybe it's just a case of denial, but I will miss them and it's still not easy to accept that they are going out of business. Just past L...
by bigblueglobe on Aug 16, 2011

A Sad Farewell to Borders

As a Borders Rewards Member, I received this email today fromthe CEO of Borders. Borders is going out of business. Earlierthis year, our store in Grand Junction closed it's doors, and nowall locations across the country will be doing the same. Bac...
by bigblueglobe on Aug 4, 2011

How Does the End of Borders Books Relate to Food Trucks? I’m Glad You Asked.

The blogosphere and mainstream media has been recycling the same, poorly-reason analysis about how “unfair” competition from Gourmet Food Truck is “bad for the local economy” and therefore discriminatory regulations that have the effect of li...
by Mobile Cuisine Magazine on Jul 20, 2011

Borders = Sad

We went to our local Borders yesterday and with Leslie and Gina's help,we were able to load our bookcases up and haul them home. It was sad though to see how empty the store was. It's now officially closedand it sure did look like it. There were a...
by bigblueglobe on Apr 22, 2011

Our Little Pieces of Borders

Photo courtesy Grand Junction Daily SentinelI mentioned a few weeks ago that our local Borders Bookstore isclosing for good as part of the company/nationwide debt consolidation.200 stores are closing, and unfortunately our store is one of them. Durin...
by bigblueglobe on Mar 31, 2011

Who Mourns for Borders?

I am not a happy camper today. In the big picture,it's not a big deal. However, in the land of Tom'shangout time, it's a tragic day. Borders Bookstoresannounced that it's closing 200 of it stores acrossthe country. Included in this list of closures i...
by bigblueglobe on Feb 19, 2011

Borders Books Bankruptcy, Among 200 Stores to Close

Borders Group Inc., the second-largest U.S. bookstore chain, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy in New York this morning. The Associated Press reported that 30 percent of the chain’s stores, or about 200, will closed. Borders has 507 Borders super...
by Rpgrecords.com on Feb 16, 2011

Borders Bankruptcy

Borders Group Inc. filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection this morning right after five years of turnaround efforts failed to return the Ann Arbor-based bookseller to wellness. The nation’s second-largest bookseller mentioned it would near 30%...
by Free INFO on Feb 16, 2011

No New Comic Book Titles For Borders Stores

Sad news for anyone who buys their graphic fiction at Borders Book Stores. Diamond Distributors, the company that supplies comic books, graphic novels, manga, and the like to most shops across the country, has elected not to ship any new (or back c...
by Geeks of Doom on Jan 20, 2011

World AIDS No Longer a Mystery

In recognition of World AIDS Day Borders books has generously agreed to donate a percentage of all sales on Wednesday Dec. Started in 1988 World AIDS ...The article World AIDS No Longer a Mystery take from: US Today Trends Echoing this news on http:/...
by US Today Trends on Nov 30, 2010

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by Fabian Davila on Nov 13, 2010

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by Fabian Davila on Nov 9, 2010

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by Fabian Davila on Nov 8, 2010

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by Fabian Davila on Nov 8, 2010

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by Fabian Davila on Nov 4, 2010

Borders Rewards card Application Details

This credit card is ideal for lovers of books out there. If you regularly shop at the border or Walden books as you start to do their willingness to read! As a cardholder, you earn points for shopping at Borders, Walden Books, Borders Express, Border...
by Best Credit Card Rewards on Oct 27, 2010

Sunday Stats: EBook Sales

Google says users will be able to buy digital copies of books they discover through its book-search service...
by Sizzle in Science on Jul 18, 2010


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