Here’s another perk we just heard about: If you don’t need your order in two days, Amazon will sometimes pay you to accept a slower ship time.
So Amazon has now upped the retail ante from free shipping to we-pay-you shipping.
- Amazon’s No-Rush Delivery
Apple Stores top Tiffany’s in sales per square foot, again
It is likely that there is no retail outlet in the world that generates as much cash per square foot than an Apple Store.
"At first glance, it would seem that the new generation of product-bookmarking sites such as Pinterest and Svpply are nothing more than new tools to feed the consumer machine, driving us to buy more stuff. But, counterintuitively, my experience with these services is that they actually help me cut my consumption and to direct my money at goods that more closely align with my values."
- Can Pinterest and Svpply Help You *Reduce* Your Consumption? - The Atlantic
"Amazon Prime gives you the joy of consumption without the pain of acquisition."
- The Cult of Amazon Prime