TITLE

One study blasts Amazon.com, another reveals its popularity

PUB. DATE
September 1999
SOURCE
Book Publishing Report;09/20/99, Vol. 24 Issue 37, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the availability of studies evaluating the performance of online bookseller Amazon.com. Comments of Toronto, Ontario-based Devlin Applied Design; Comments of `STORES Magazine'; Ranking of Amazon.com in the two studies.
ACCESSION #
2528375

 

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