Amazon has become synonymous with online shopping.
But the online hulk is increasingly moving into the earthy world, opening spaces in malls, selling districts, and even internal strip malls. It’s a pierce that signals the company’s ambitions are incomparable than ecommerce.
One reason that may be, an unknown source told CNBC, is that Amazon is seeing online sales go up in areas that have earthy stores. Brick-and-mortar stores boost patron recognition of the brand, and it’s additional fuel for the Amazon engine.
Here are all the ways that Amazon has stretched into the earthy universe so far.