Amazon’s Secret Strategy with its new Department Stores
Amazon never does things for only the obvious reasons, which makes me wonder what the company is up to with its latest retail foray: department stores.
Last week, the Wall Street Journal reported:
The new retail spaces will be around 30,000 square feet, smaller than most department stores, which typically occupy about 100,000 square feet, and will offer items from top consumer brands. The Amazon stores will dwarf many of the company’s other physical retail spaces and will have a footprint similar to…