On September 26, 2011 the federal bankruptcy court approved the sale of Borders’ brand trademarks, domain names, and customer lists to Barnes & Noble for approximately $14 million, sold through an action involving 50 rounds of bidding. 32 more words
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So have you tried to buy anything from Borders.com lately? As you probably know, Borders declared bankruptcy over the summer and began liquidating their stores shortly thereafter, but their website presence remained unchanged, at least at the time. 130 more words
Another words, if you were a Borders customer, you’ve been sold!
I received an email letter from William Lynch, CEO of Barnes & Noble, informing me that my customer information was obtained by them in a sale of assets from Borders. 642 more words
Working in Retail Should Be a Required Life Experience and Other Thoughts on the Death of My Favorite Bookstore
Brace yourselves, folks. This is a long one.
At work the other day, while I was writing paperback copy, I was distracted by a tweet linking to this… 1,845 more words