Menu
Scroll to top
Topic: borders stores
If you’re a book publisher, you’ve got the blues real bad

If you’re a book publisher, you’ve got the blues real bad

If you’re an independent bookseller in Australia at the moment, you probably feel better than anyone else in the industry does, writes Henry Rosenbloom, the founder and publisher of Scribe Publishing.

How private equity ‘dud’ bids destroy value, not create it

How private equity ‘dud’ bids destroy value, not create it

The phrase "private equity to bid" is no indication of news, or quality in a story.

Borders and A&R simply got the business model wrong

Borders and A&R simply got the business model wrong

Should the demise of the mega bookseller come as a surprise? Probably not.

Last page for book buying? Carr, Cunningham, Rosenbloom on REDgroup

Last page for book buying? Carr, Cunningham, Rosenbloom on REDgroup

Book retailer REDgroup is a victim of online retailers (and the federal government's rejection of recommendations to open up the local market) or simply poor management. Crikey asked publishers and retailers what it means.

Comments, corrections, clarifications, and c*ckups

Comments, corrections, clarifications, and c*ckups

Borders does not control Gloria Jeans marketing ... the electoral act in the new millennium ... David Williamson ... climate change, Playboy and Christian ethics ... last minute voting ...

Borders passes the hat for anti-gay, pro-life charity

Borders passes the hat for anti-gay, pro-life charity

Employees of the bookseller's chain Borders are expressing concern that they were required to promote a charity which is allegedly anti-gay and pro-life, writes Alesha Capone.