February 2, 2012

Staples announced the appointment of Mike Edwards to executive VP, U.S. retail merchandising.

July 19, 2011

Borders Group, which had been holding out hope that a buyer would come forward to save the company, said late Monday it will seek court approval Thursday for a liquidation led by Hilco Merchant Resources and Gordon Brothers Group.

March 14, 2011

Borders Group is expected to announce that another 75 stores will be closed.

February 16, 2011

Borders Group filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Wednesday.

December 9, 2010

Borders Group posted sales of $470.9 million for its third quarter ended Oct. 30, a decrease of 17.6% from the same period a year ago.

November 15, 2010

Borders announced an all new Borders.com featuring discounts on the 100,000 bestselling titles, multiple free shipping options, new product lines, strategic partnerships that complement the Borders brand and a more integrated social media experience.