Borders End To Have Ripple Effect Across Country

Borders end to have ripple effect across country

NEW YORK (AP) -- What happens when a pioneer like Borders goes out of business? Depends on who you ask....

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  • Retailers report modest gains for April
    Americans spent briskly during the early spring months in the latest sign that they’re encouraged by the economic recovery. Falling gas prices, a rallying stock market and gains in the job market all fueled Americans’ shopping habits even as cold weather tempered their desire to buy spring fashions. More
  • Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion
    According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
  • Sears Didn't Move Fast Enough, CEO Says
    Sears continues to struggle to get a "decent" return on its assets and the retailer didn't move fast enough to cut expenses after the financial crisis, the CEO said at the annual meeting. More
  • J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers
    The ad comes after the Plano, Texas-based company last month fired its CEO, Ron Johnson, after 17 months on the job and rehired his predecessor Mike Ullman. Johnson's ambitious changes included getting rid of most sales and bringing in new, hip brands. More
  • Discover Pushes PayPal Payments; First Data Holds Out
    Discover makes headway in bringing eBay's online-payments service to physical retailers, but First Data, one of the country's largest merchant processors, has opted not to support the service. More
  • Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce's (CM) CEO Victor Dodig on Q2 2017 Results
    CIBC will be involved in 20 Canada Day celebrations coast to coast to coast, at least, one in each province and territory, and that’s going to help create a ripple effect of pride and excitement for both our teams and our communities and our clients.
    05/25/2017 - 1:30 am | View Link
  • China Downgrade Forgotten As Asia Closes Higher, Futures Flat Ahead Of Fed Minutes
    The euro was little changed ahead of the Fed minutes, even as ECB policy makers warned of the dangers of the ‘ripple effect’ from the house price boom and ‘significant’ bond risks spurring increased debt concerns. In rates, the yield on 10-year ...
    05/24/2017 - 9:15 am | View Link
  • Big Media CEO Compensation Rose 21% In 2016: Is It More Out Of Whack Than Ever?
    That “may serve as a crutch when performance has fallen below expectations,” the firm says. And it can have a ripple effect: Short- and long-term incentives often are calculated as a multiple of the salary. All told, in a year when total shareholder ...
    05/22/2017 - 8:58 am | View Link
  • Changes Cause an Uproar at 2017 Tinker Bell Half Marathon Weekend
    The decision to drop the complimentary/discounted park tickets also had a negative ripple effect on course entertainment, bands, and cheer squads, which have always provided a much-needed boost in the half marathon between mile 5 when race participants ...
    05/21/2017 - 11:16 pm | View Link
  • Workers lost their lives: The dark side of Idaho’s residential construction boom
    When a worker gets hurt on the job, it sets off a ripple effect in insurance rates, taxes, lost productivity and other parts of the economy, he said. And a tragedy like last year’s trench collapse, or a worker falling from a family’s roof, takes an ...
    05/19/2017 - 2:14 am | View Link
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  • Welcome to Ripple | Ripple
    Ripple’s distributed financial technology allows for banks around the world to directly transact with each other without the need for a central counterparty or ...
    05/24/2017 - 3:50 pm | View Website
  • Easy Ripple Afghan |
    Easy Ripple Afghan makes a great introduction to the wonderful world of ripple afghans. It's fun and easy!
    05/24/2017 - 11:54 am | View Website
  • 60 Crochet Ripple Afghans |
    Crochet ripple afghans are visually appealing and they can bring so much design into a room. These free crochet ripple afghan patterns are just enough to get your ...
    05/22/2017 - 10:37 am | View Website
  • The Executioner (book series)
    The Executioner is a monthly men's action-adventure series following the exploits of the character Mack Bolan and his wars against organized crime and international ...
    05/21/2017 - 7:50 pm | View Website
  • Water Ripples Effect
    In this photo effects tutorial, learn how to easily add realistic water ripples to an image with Photoshop!
    05/20/2017 - 5:25 am | View Website
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