Monthly Archives: August 2017

Whole Foods – Ripe for Amazon’s Picking

Posted By: Durk Price on Aug 25, 2017 in Blog

Last month the online retail giant made the announcement that they were purchasing the upscale grocery chain for $13.7 Billion in cash. As a part of the deal Amazon will also acquire more than 450 brick-and-mortar stores across the country.

The Grocery Sector – Ripe for disruption

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Nike Just Did It! – Nike Partners With Amazon…Finally

Posted By: Durk Price on Aug 08, 2017 in Blog

Two of the world’s largest brands, Nike and Amazon announced a new partnership in June, 2017. After years of holding out, Nike will now be selling its products directly on the Amazon marketplace. For years Nike presumably felt that it was above selling directly on Amazon. So what changed? We’ll explore 2 main reasons why Nike’s move was the correct, if not inevitable one.

1.   Crackdown On Third Party Sellers

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