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Jun 16, 2011, 02:58 ET New Kobo eReader Touch Edition Offering Best-in-Class Features Now Available at Borders

The reviews are in. The new Kobo eReader Touch Edition is the perfect choice for consumers who are looking for a book-like reading experience and...


Jun 02, 2011, 10:15 ET Borders® Offers a Total eReading Experience with Kobo-branded eBook Store, Latest Kobo Apps, Borders eReading Blog, eBook Club

Borders® today announced an important milestone in its overall digital strategy. Through an expanded partnership with Kobo, Borders is now offering...


May 23, 2011, 12:47 ET Borders® Expands Partnership with Kobo to Offer New Cutting Edge eReading Technology; Now Taking Pre-Orders for New Kobo eReader Touch Edition on Borders.com

Borders® today announced an expanded U.S. partnership with Kobo, giving Borders customers access to new state-of-the-art free eReading apps and...


Apr 05, 2011, 04:01 ET Borders® Enhances the Kids Toy and Game Experience In-Store and Online with Eco-Friendly GREENZYS

Borders® today announced it is teaming with GREENZYS, a premiere literacy-based, eco-friendly children's brand, to enhance its already expansive...


Mar 24, 2011, 09:44 ET Borders Stores in Dallas Host Afternoon of Free Fun with LEGO® Event for Kids Saturday, March 26

What Great LEGO® building fun is in store for kids ages 8-12 at Borders stores in Dallas and surrounding areas. Up to 50 kids who attend Borders'...


Mar 24, 2011, 09:42 ET Borders Stores in Greater D.C. Area Host Afternoon of Free Fun with LEGO® Event for Kids Saturday, March 26

What Great LEGO-building fun is in store for kids ages 8-12 at Borders stores in D.C. and surrounding areas. Up to 50 kids who attend Borders' free...


Mar 24, 2011, 09:40 ET Borders Stores in Metro Detroit/Ann Arbor to Host Afternoon of Free Fun with LEGO® Event for Kids Saturday, March 26

What Great LEGO® building fun is in store for kids ages 8-12 at Borders stores in Detroit, Ann Arbor and surrounding areas. Up to 50 kids who attend...


Mar 24, 2011, 09:39 ET Borders Stores in Greater Los Angeles Host Afternoon of Free Fun With LEGO® Event for Kids Saturday, March 26

What Great LEGO® building fun is in store for kids ages 8-12 at Borders stores in Los Angeles and surrounding areas. Up to 50 kids who attend...


Mar 24, 2011, 09:37 ET Borders Stores in Greater San Francisco Host Afternoon of Free Fun with LEGO® Event for Kids Saturday, March 26

What Great LEGO® building fun is in store for kids ages 8-12 at Borders stores in San Francisco and surrounding areas. Up to 50 kids who attend...


Mar 24, 2011, 09:35 ET Borders Stores in Greater Atlanta Host Afternoon of Free Fun with LEGO® Event for Kids Saturday, March 26

What Great LEGO® building fun is in store for kids ages 8-12 at Borders stores in Atlanta and surrounding areas. Up to 50 kids who attend Borders'...


Mar 24, 2011, 09:33 ET Borders in Greater Boston Host Afternoon of Free Fun With LEGO® Event for Kids Saturday, March 26

What Great LEGO® building fun is in store for kids ages 8-12 at Borders stores in the Boston area. Up to 50 kids who attend Borders' free LEGO event...


Mar 24, 2011, 09:32 ET Borders in the New York Metro Area to Host Afternoon of Free Fun with LEGO® Event for Kids Saturday, March 26

What Great LEGO® building fun is in store for kids ages 8-12 at Borders stores in the greater New York Metro area. Up to 50 kids who attend Borders'...


Mar 24, 2011, 09:30 ET Borders Stores in Greater Chicago Host Afternoon of Free Fun with LEGO® Event for Kids Saturday, March 26

What Great LEGO® building fun is in store for kids ages 8-12 at Borders stores in Chicago and surrounding areas. Up to 50 kids who attend Borders'...


Mar 18, 2011, 01:00 ET Borders® Celebrates Educator Appreciation Days April 8-12 - Teachers to Enjoy 30 Percent Discount

Borders is inviting educators to treat themselves to a little something special during Educator Appreciation Days April 8 – April 12. Educators and...


Mar 16, 2011, 04:51 ET Borders in Boston Welcomes 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid' Author Jeff Kinney for Book Signing Friday, March 18

Who/What Jeff Kinney, author of the bestselling "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" series, will greet fans and sign books to celebrate the major motion picture...


Dec 03, 2010, 03:38 ET Borders® Reminds Customers: Help a Classroom in Need; Visit Borders Stores This Weekend and Get Up to $30 to Donate to a Classroom

Consumers have the unique opportunity this weekend to help classrooms in need by participating in Borders' Super Classroom Days happening in Borders...


Nov 24, 2010, 08:45 ET Borders® Announces Red-Hot Holiday Deals

Borders® today announced a host of exciting Black Friday deals on popular gifts including bestselling titles, toys and games, music and DVDs — as...


Nov 19, 2010, 12:31 ET Borders Extends Standard 30-Day Returns Policy — Consumers Now Have Until Jan. 31 to Make Returns This Holiday Season

Borders is differentiating itself yet again from other national booksellers, today announcing it's extending its 30-day returns policy for the...


Nov 15, 2010, 10:00 ET Borders Announces New Web Site - Discounts More Than 100,000 Bestselling Titles; Offers Multiple Free Shipping Options, New Product Lines and More

Borders® today announced an all new Borders.com featuring discounts on the 100,000 bestselling titles, multiple free shipping options, new product...


Nov 11, 2010, 08:00 ET Borders® Partners With ShopRunner(SM) to Provide Unlimited Free Two-Day Shipping to Save Customers Time and Money

Borders® today announced a partnership with ShopRunner(SM), a new online service for consumers looking to shop smart and save time. Borders is...


Nov 09, 2010, 01:44 ET Crowd of 2,500 Greets President George W. Bush at Inaugural Book Signing for Decision Points at Borders in Dallas

A crowd of more than 2,500 fans greeted former U.S. President George W. Bush early Tuesday morning at the Borders store on Preston Road in Dallas for ...


Nov 08, 2010, 11:33 ET Borders® is Open for Business on First and Only Free National Teacher Registry for Classroom Wish Lists

Borders®, once again demonstrating its support for teachers, today announces that more than 80,000 enriching book and music titles are now available...


Nov 05, 2010, 08:00 ET Borders Hosts Holiday Charity Drive with Build-A-Bear Workshop®

Borders today announced that it is teaming with Build-A-Bear Workshop® for a holiday charity drive to benefit children in need. Now through Dec. 24,...


Nov 05, 2010, 01:00 ET Borders Renews Strategic Focus on Kids with New Products, Exciting Events, Partnerships

Borders today announced it's expanding its focus on kids with a slate of enriching events, new products from leading brands and strategic...


Nov 04, 2010, 08:41 ET President George W. Bush to sign Decision Points

Who: President George W. Bush What: President George W. Bush will sign his new book Decision Points When: Tuesday November 9, 2010 at 8:30 AM Where:...