Waterstones Removing Amazon Kindles from Stores…Finally
Over at The Bookseller, Lisa Campbell reports that U.K. bookchain Waterstones is removing the Amazon Kindle from their brick-and-mortar storefronts. It's about time! Having Kindles for sale in the U.K.'s largest chain is like having Folgers Kiosks at Starbucks here in the U.S..
Not a really brilliant move if you want to build your brand in the eyes of consumers. Not to mention keep them from heading over--permanently--to your competitor.
It constantly surprises me how many book retailers have learned nothing from Borders and the...