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Feb 18
2011

Web applications and mid life crisis

Posted by Aratus in Web , storefront , retail , borders , Amazon

Aratus

Borders is a big ol' bookstore in the USA which opened it's first store in Michigan in 1971. It employs nearly 20 000 people in over 500 stores, but in February 2011 (Border's 40th year) they filed for bankruptcy protection, with $1.275 billion in assets and $1.293 billion in debts!