Say it ain’t so, but Amazon.com has just announced that it plans to open an actual–walk in–brick-and-mortar bookstore. Yeah, just when you thought…
This single store is to be opened in its home town and will be a test market for its creation. It will carry high-end products. My first thought was why open it in its hometown as a test? Too incestuous. They should open it elsewhere to really test it.
I got this (of all places!) from a Business Baramoter report on the Weather Channel this morning, but was unable to find any other info in a quick search….
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