Amazon Books | San JoseAs an Amazon prime member, this is a great store. You pick the books you want, open up the bar code This is a pretty cool book store as it combines good old fashioned books and high tech gadgets. You pick the books you want, open up the bar code in your app, the cashier scans and you automatically get the same pricing as online, but the best part is getting to take your It is laid out nicely and there is a good selection of books Not to mention a restroom.
Amazon opens new brick and mortar bookstore in San Jose
The store appeared to be doing a brisk business on Tuesday. The retailer has access to a constantly updated stream of customer reviews and comments about its products — in this case, books. The one-story Amazon Books in Santana Row operates in about 4, square feet of retail floor space and has 15 employees. They even point to an upswing in store locations over the last several years, according to statistics about independent bookstores compiled by the American Booksellers Association. In — a year after the Great Recession began to wipe out some long-time retailers, including Borders Books — independent booksellers operated in 1, locations in the United States, the American Booksellers Association reported. That number has increased every year since, and now is