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Borders Group

Brothers Tom and Louis Borders founded the first Borders bookstore in Ann Arbor, Michigan, in 1971. A defining characteristic of Borders chain bookstores was that the books in inventory would selectively appeal to the community surrounding each bookstore. This tailoring differentiated Borders from chains whose inventories did not vary across stores. Kmart acquired Borders in 1992 and merged it with ... Read More »