While Amazon offers the convenient checkout service to retail-website builders, other retailers are understandably loath to embrace the e-commerce giant’s tools.
There are many people gainfully (or otherwise) employed by technology companies second guessing what the future of ecommerce will look like.
Is it me or are you noticing more travel startups that are really just technology businesses or media companies operating under the disguise as a leisure travel business?
A recent Tnooz post explored why web bookings for mainstream tours and activities such as bus tours are still “largely a dream” and focused on operational issues such as the use of vouchers by tour providers.
Booking.com, Apple, Amazon, Priceline, TripAdvisor, Flight Centre, Travelfusion, and vStream Digital Media all appear in our roundup of the stories making news and driving opinion on 16 October.
Move over Groupon and company, just over a year since launching local deals in the US, Amazon has introduced a similar service in the UK