February 01, 2015 4:32 AM ET

Specialty Retail

Company Overview of Borders Group, Inc.

Company Overview

On January 12, 2012, Borders Group, Inc. went out of business as per its Chapter 11 liquidation filing under bankruptcy. Borders Group, Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the operation of book, music, and movie superstores, as well as mall-based bookstores. As of January 29, 2011, it operated 489 superstores under the Borders name. The company also operated 126 mall-based and other small format bookstores, including stores operated under the Waldenbooks, Borders Express, and Borders Outlet names, as well as 27 Borders-branded airport stores. In addition, it operates a proprietary e-commerce Website, Borders.com. The company was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Ann Arbor, Michi...

100 Phoenix Drive

Ann Arbor, MI 48108

United States

Founded in 1971

5,700 Employees





Key Executives for Borders Group, Inc.

Borders Group, Inc. does not have any Key Executives recorded.

Similar Private Companies By Industry

Company Name Region
Stohlman Volkswagen, Inc. United States
Delaware Saab United States
Color & Supply Co. Inc. United States
Gold Coast Cadillac United States
ALCHEMIST USA Llc United States

Recent Private Companies Transactions

No transactions available in the past 12 months.

Stock Quotes

Market data is delayed at least 15 minutes.

Company Lookup

Most Searched Private Companies

Company Name Geographic Region
Bertelsmann AG Europe
Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights Under Law United States
NYC2012, Inc. United States
Rush University United States
Citizens Budget Commission United States

Sponsored Financial Commentaries

Sponsored Links

Report Data Issue

To contact Borders Group, Inc., please visit www.borders.com. Company data is provided by Capital IQ. Please use this form to report any data issues.

Please enter your information in the following field(s):
Update Needed*

All data changes require verification from public sources. Please include the correct value or values and a source where we can verify.

Your requested update has been submitted

Our data partners will research the update request and update the information on this page if necessary. Research and follow-up could take several weeks. If you have questions, you can contact them at bwwebmaster@businessweek.com.