"James L. McQuivey, a Forrester analyst, said that if Hachette won in the short term, it would be a different story in the long run.Amazon and Hachette Resolve Dispute - NYTimes.com
“Hachette got Amazon to allow them to control pricing while also cutting the amount of money Amazon takes if the publisher does engage in discounts, which appears like a victory,” the analyst said. “But in the end this all cements Amazon’s ultimate long-term role in this business, which will only put Hachette right back in this situation every time they are up for renegotiation.” "
Friday, November 14, 2014
Amazon and Hachette Resolve Dispute - NYTimes.com
Amazon business as usual