Amazon Texts Impulse Buyers

Medford, Cassimir
April 2008
Red Herring;4/2/2008, p2
Trade Publication
Product Review
The article features the TextBuyIt service launched by Amazon.com to allow impulse buyers and others to purchase products via text message.


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