After months of trying to revive its business, Borders has finally embarked on a going-out-of business sale. Judge Martin Glenn approved on July 21 a sale of Borders assets in 399 remaining stores to a liquidator group led by Hilco Merchant Resources LLC and Gordon Brothers Retail Partners LLC.
Details of the Borders liquidation and the company's agency agreement with the Hilco-Gordon group, as well as Books-A-Million's last minute bid on 30 Borders store, are available in BORDERS GROUP BANKRUPTCY NEWS, Issue No. 25, published by Bankruptcy Creditors' Service, Inc.
The 13-page newsletter contains stories with these headlines:
 BORDERS WINS APPROVAL TO LIQUIDATE 399 REMAINING STORES
 BOOKS-A-MILLION SUBMITS LAST-MINUTE BID FOR 30 STORES
 LIQUIDATION OF BORDERS STORES STARTS TODAY
 LANDLORDS MITIGATE RISKS FROM LIQUIDATION OF BORDERS
 KOBO CLARIFIES MATTERS ON LIQUIDATION OF BORDERS
 DEBTORS' MOTION TO HIRE AP SERVICES AS CRISIS MANAGERS
 LANDLORDS' MOTIONS TO ALLOW SEC. 365(D)(3) CLAIMS
 STIPULATIONS EXTENDING TIME TO ASSUME OR REJECT LEASES
 COURIER POSTS $8.6-MIL. IMPAIRMENT CHARGE DUE TO BORDERS
 DEBTORS' MONTHLY OPERATING REPORT -- Ended June 25, 2011
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BORDERS GROUP BANKRUPTCY NEWS tracks the restructuring of Borders Group Inc (MI).
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