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Borders: A Case Study of Bookselling Gone Horribly Wrong

As Borders progresses through bankruptcy proceedings and shuts down 225 stores in an effort to rescue the struggling book seller, Simba Information examines what went wrong with a bookstore chain that, just eight years ago, had 1,249 locations around the globe.

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  • Borders: A Case Study Of Bookselling Gone Horribly Wrong
    • Table Borders Group Total Sales and Operating Margin, Q4 2006-Q3 2010
    • Table Borders Group Comparable Store Sales vs. Big Three Average, Q4 2006-Q3 2010
    • Table Number of Borders Group Store Locations, 1999-2011
    • Table Borders Superstores, by State, Fiscal 2009 and Post Bankruptcy

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