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Thailand’s trend-buster

Bricks and mortar books and music retailing is far from dead – just ask Thailand’s B2S chain. Borders may have shrunk to just a few stores in Malaysia, Australia’s Angus & Robertson collapsed, US chain Barnes and Noble shuttering stores as it tries to stay viable in the new digital world.  But B2S believes the category has a future – and it’s backing that belief up with a 150 million baht (US$4.85 million) investment to open 15 more stores by the end of thi