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Barnes & Noble CEO William Lynch Resigns

| Erin Lynch

William Lynch has resigned from his post as Barnes & Noble CEO effective immediately, according to a release issued by the retailers. The company also said that a replacement has yet to be named.

An Inside Look into Amazon’s Global Enterprise

| Erin Lynch

Amazon launched it’s latest marketplace in India this week, making it the 10th marketplace for the ecommerce goliath. In this infographic from Amazon, you will get a glimpse into the countries it serves, how many fulfillment centers it has worldwide, and it’s third-party seller growth.

Nearly 60% of Showroomers Head to Amazon

| Erin Lynch

Nearly 60% of consumers who showroom head to Amazon in search for cheaper prices and cheaper shipping options. In this infographic by CouponChief.com, you will learn about some of the factors that influence showrooming including pricing policies, free shipping, and online coupons and codes.

Goodreads Joins Amazon Family

| Daniela Forte

Goodreads will be joining the Amazon family. Amazon reached an agreement with Goodreads this week, the leading site for book recommendations that help people find and share books.

Webgistix Releases Inventory Placement Products

| MCM staff

International leader in ecommerce order fulfillment Webgistix announced this week the unveiling of SmartShip for ecommerce retailers. SmartShip will help make strategic approaches to inventory placement by leveraging Webgistix’s nationwide network of fulfillment centers to offer consumers faster and more economical shipping, according to a press release.