Is Amazon Nimble Enough for Flash Sales?
This article was written for the E-Commerce Times by Mercedes Distribution Center President, Joel Goldstein.
Amazon may just be the best order fulfillment operation in the world, but until now, it has been fulfilling orders for general e-commerce. Fulfillment for flash sales is a completely different animal. It's not just that you have to fulfill faster, although that is certainly part of it. You also have to organize and move inventory in a different way.
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