• Amazon is quietly coming after dollar stores - and it's a brilliant move

    9 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Amazon has a new area on its website for "$10 and under" items that come with free shipping.
    The merchandise is offered by third parties, and the section is full of kitschy items.
    This is usually the domain of dollar and off-price discount stores, which have been thriving in recent years.
    Amazon is famous for its low prices, but not even it could compete with dollar and discount stores.
    A new section on the website attempts to change that by curating and displaying items that cost $10 or less, all offered with free shipping. The merchandise is offered by Amazon's third-party merchant...
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  • Amazon is quietly coming after dollar stores - and it's a brilliant move

    Amazon is quietly coming after dollar stores - and it's a brilliant move

    9 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Amazon has a new area on its website for "$10 and under" items that come with free shipping.
    The merchandise is offered by third parties, and the section is full of kitschy items.
    This is usually the domain of dollar and off-price discount stores, which have been thriving in recent years.
    Amazon is famous for its low prices, but not even it could compete with dollar and discount stores.
    A new section on the website attempts to change that by curating and displaying items that cost $10 or less, all offered with free shipping. The merchandise is offered by Amazon's third-party merchant...
    Read more ...