Q:

Where are Borders bookstores located?

A:

Quick Answer

As of September of 2011, all Borders bookstore locations have closed. At the time of the announcement that Borders would be shutting its doors permanently, there were 399 stores across the country, which had 10,700 employees. Borders had been the second most popular brick-and-mortar bookstore in the country, coming in just behind Barnes & Noble.

Know More
Where are Borders bookstores located?
Credit: rafael-castillo CC-BY 2.0

Full Answer

The bookstore chain officially declared bankruptcy in February of 2011, and the company's assets were liquidated to pay off some debts. The first Borders bookstore was opened in 1971 in Ann Arbor, Mich. and, by 2010, there were 650 store locations and approximately 19,000 employees.

  Learn more in Corporations

Related Questions

  • Q:

    Who owns Royal Dutch Shell?

    A:

    As of September 30, 2014, 13.43 percent of Royal Dutch Shell is owned by institutional owners, with the rest belonging to non-institutional parties. Of the institutional owners, the largest shareholders are Franklin Resources Inc., Price T Rowe Associates Inc. and FMR LLC.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    How do you contact G-Unit Records?

    A:

    As of September 2014, G-Unit Records can be reached via phone by dialing (212) 359-3008 or emailing dre@g-unitrecords.com or tonyg@g-unitrecords.com. The record label also has Twitter and Facebook accounts individuals can use to get in contact with the company. Dre McKenzie and Tony G are part of the A&R department of G-Unit Records, and McKenzie allows any aspiring artist to send him three to five music samples.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    Where is Paraguay located?

    A:

    Paraguay is located in Central South America and shares its borders with Brazil, Argentina and Bolivia. Argentina is on the country's west and southwestern border, with Brazil to the east and northeast and Bolivia to the north. Paraguay does not border any large bodies of water and is located at the geographic coordinates of 23 00 S and 58 00 W.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    Where is Monument Valley?

    A:

    Monument Valley is located on the borders of Arizona and Utah and is near the borders of Colorado and New Mexico. It lies within the range of the Navajo Nation Reservation and is part of the Colorado Plateau.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:

Explore