Jeff Bezos and company in the news:
- Amazon completed the acquisition of AbeBooks, our tremendously hands-off parent company; as discussed earlier, no changes are planned at BookFinder.com as a result
- Amazon’s pitching simple “frustration-free packaging”, a smart green move, as well a possible source of cost savings; will more retailers push vendors to offer packaging like this?
- The Times of London reports on Amazon.co.uk employment controversy; more details from the Seattle P-I blogger and commenters
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