Tag Archive: borders

Borders to Pitch Skeptical Publishers

>From earlier in the month, http://www.PublishersWeekly.com stated At a meeting with publishers set for Wednesday morning, Borders Group will unveil its long-awaited restructuring plan, but unless it contains substantial new information, publishers are likely… Continue reading

With 39 Borders closing in California, indies look for opportunity

>By Wendy Werris, publishersweekly.com: Because California is losing more Borders stores than any other state in the country, the region’s booksellers are uniquely poised to find ways to turn the ramifications of the… Continue reading

Borders Leaves Publishers Unimpressed, Pushes for Better Terms

>Borders Leaves Publishers Unimpressed, Pushes for Better Terms As reported in PW Daily yesterday, Borders was facing a skeptical publisher audience Wednesday when it presented its reorganization plan and by most accounts publishers… Continue reading

Borders Watch: Distribution Center Switch, Exec Incentives, New Terms Sought

>By Judith Rosen, http://www.publishersweekly.com: In its second turnabout within a week, Borders will close its Northeast distribution center in Carlisle, Pa., but keep the warehouse in LaVergne, Tenn., open for the foreseeable future, according… Continue reading

Borders to Decide Fate of 75 Stores This Week

>by Judith Rosen, http://www.publishersweekly.com: In a brief conference call to vendors Friday afternoon, Borders CEO Mike Edwards said that the company will make a decision this week on whether or not to close… Continue reading

Borders Meets with Publishers Over Terms

>Hopefully, this will help the  beleaguered bookstore. by Judith Rosen , http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/industry-news/financial-reporting/article/46427-borders-meets-with-publishers-over-terms-conference-call-set.html Ahead of a conference call set for Friday afternoon to give vendors an update on its business plan and restructuring, Borders merchandise executive… Continue reading

Closings and Liquidation: A story of Borders

>I, personally, like borders.  It’s a great bookstore, with plenty of options for everyone: teens, adults, scifi, romance, westerns, fiction, literary, music.  Just a shame they have no business plan. By Tom Hals… Continue reading

Saturday Bonus Posting: More Borders Troubles

> Borders bankruptcy filing expected early next week   Borders Group may file for bankruptcy reorganization as early as Monday or Tuesday, according to a report in the Wall Street Journal. The No.… Continue reading

Borders receives delisting warning from NYSE

> Troubled bookseller Borders Group Inc (BGP.N) said on Friday that the New York Stock Exchange warned it its low share price did not meet listing requirements. The company said it was notified on Thursday it was not… Continue reading

Trouble in Brick and Mortar Land

> Barnes & Noble fails to end Nook lawsuit The little e-reader that could is having some legal trouble these days.  Barnes & Noble Inc (BKS.N) lost its bid to dismiss Spring Design Inc’s lawsuit accusing… Continue reading