Will Amazon soon be competing with other locations after the LA real estate market opens – for example in Germany? Many trade experts, including Thomas Tuber of the accent management consultant, assume this is "the logical next step". Much depends on how successful the concept will be in the United States.
For Aldi Lidl and Co, Amazon's accelerated plans are expected to be followed closely – if the giant's entry into the retail sector (both in Germany and abroad) can pose a threat to current market leaders. It will certainly be interesting to see what the Amazons will look like – and what the consequences can be for our favorite discounts.