Target at Odds With Amazon Over Kindle: ‘Conflict of Interest’
A internal memo from Target obtained by The Verge reveals that the company will no longer carry or sell Amazon’s Kindle line of devices. The memo cites a “conflict of interest” in doing so (Target to stop carrying Amazon Kindle hardware due to ‘conflict of interest’?):
Since Target stores began selling Amazon’s Kindle line back in 2010, the devices have always appeared to do well; the Kindle Fire was even the retailer’s best-selling tablet during Black Friday last year. It appears that’s about to change, however, with a source telling us that the company is going to stop carrying the line of products due to a “conflict of interest.”
Read more at The Verge.