Thursday, February 17, 2011

With Borders decline, industry loses millions of square feet of shelf space (permanently)

Hillel Italie, AP: "Whether or not Borders survives closing some 200 stores, the 'superstore' boom of the past two decades has busted, authors and publishers face a market minus millions of square feet of physical shelf space and communities once crowded with booksellers may find themselves with none. ... "