|Speedy delivery with a smile!|
So why would the retail giant suddenly give up a position it has long defended? This article at Slate explains why.
Same day delivery - is it possible? In some areas, it may be. Not only will offering almost immediate gratification seduce more people over to buying from the devil's website, building the needed distribution centers will provide much needed jobs, both in the construction phases and for some level of staffing.
I'm helping keep the FedEx, UPS and Postal workers gainfully employed.
So - will the prospect of getting your hot little hands around your goods just hours after you order them entice you to order more often from Amazon than trekking out to the local stores? Or do you think this is a lot of fuss over nothing?