Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Borders Is Back

When Borders shut its doors in 2011, book lovers in Singapore cried in anguish. I remember spending a lot of time at its Wheelock Place outlet browsing through its great collection of books so when I read that a Borders bookstore will be opened in Jurong by year end...forgive me, but I did a little jump of joy. 

Popular Holdings had announced that they had acquired the Borders brand for Singapore but frankly, I didn't thought much of it. I certainly didn't thought they would open a Borders store so fast! Now some people may complain that Jurong is too far from the city central but who cares? 

Borders is back. Welcome back Borders! 

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