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What Does Amazon’s Same-Day Delivery Mean for the Book Industry?

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Amazon.com has been both a benefit and a drawback to us over the years. Yes, two-day shipping is great, plus you can find pretty much anything on their site. At the same time, local and family owned businesses are losing out on much-needed support and customers. Shopping local is also better for the environment. Over the years, Amazon.com has tried to introduce same-day delivery service, and while this has worked in some places, it’s always been understood that geographically, they can’t be in all places at once. But when it comes to book deliveries, that might not be the case anymore. In an interview with with Book Business, Jon Conley, the CEO of Borderland Advisors who has been in the…

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