Amazon is opening a bookstore in Seattle on Tuesday, two decades after the start of the online book-selling effort, they are helped an Internet retail power-seller. It look like traditional bookstores, Amazon is opening a bookstore in Seattle is stocked books have wooden floors with more than 6,000 titles, after the news of The Seattle Times, which got an early lead by the business in University Park Seattle. The giant company Amazon is planning to produce the discoveries created from data of its loyal customers, so you can determine which books are most appeal to buyers in the online bookshop, can be analyzed so that books unsold to be considered in the inventory.
„We have applied 20 years Online bookselling experience to a business that integrates the advantages of offline and online book shopping to build the“ Jennifer Cast, vice president of Amazon books, wrote in a blog post the company. „The books in our store are selected based on Amazon.com customer reviews, pre-orders, sales, popularity on Goodreads and our curators assessments.“
With the relocation Amazon books begins sold alongside other physical booksellers, businesses that the Colossus is able bookstores revenue by have complained to undercut books at a discount. Some booksellers have even an antitrust investigation by the US Justice Department asked to say that business practices of the Seattle-based company hurt the book industry.
Amazon is certainly not the first tech giant to go to brick and mortar way. Apple opens to present on his computer and mobile devices in its first Apple Store of 2001. Microsoft, which has 110 physical stores in North America, opened a flagship store in Manhattan in September. Google and Samsung have tinkered with the idea to a certain degree.
The titles in Amazon’s bookstore is the same price as those offered online. But in addition to books, buyers of Amazon bookstore will also get units of the company go through, including Kindles, the echo, the fire-TV, and Fire Tablets.