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Architecture + Branding: Demise of Borders Books and Music exposed the fallacy and limitations of the book superstore model

1-Inventory management system In the 1970s, major department stores were the principal retail source for books for the avid reader and book club members. Bookstores at the time had a tendency to be local in market reach, and small in physical size. Focusing on selling used books, brothers Tom and Louis Borders opened the original … Continue reading