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The Collapse of Borders


Participants: Stephen Dedman
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Tags: Real World

In February of 2011, The RED group went into voluntary administration. They took with them two of the three major australian booksellers – Angus & Robertson and Borders.

The meda reports initially blamed e-books and online sales for the collapse, but was this the whole story?

Industry veterans detail the causes of the collapse and provide insight into how the Retail bookselling landscape has changed.

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Ballroom Middle