31 Jul '13, 3am

Breaking: Borders bookstore coming back to Singapore by end this year. Details:

SINGAPORE - Popular Holdings is reviving Borders bookstores in Singapore, with a new outlet set to open in an off-central location before the end of this year, Popular’s group chief executive Mr Chou Cheng Ngok announced today. At the same time, Popular is closing its flagship Prologue store at ION Orchard on August 25. At a press conference, Mr Chou acknowledged the difficult conditions in the current book retail market. Amid rising costs and the growing popularity of internet book retailers in Singapore, a number of stores have closed. Page One shuttered its Vivocity outlet last year, not long after Borders closed down in 2011. But despite the volatile environment, Mr Chou vowed to press on with the venture to fill a gap in the market with Borders’ lifestyle approach. Mr Chou added that the brand was acquired for between "S$2 and S$200,000", but shared no immediate detai...

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