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Target Will Yank Kindles? Why?

May 2, 2012
According to a memo obtained by The Verge, Target will stop carrying Kindles in its stores or on its website after Mother's Day.

The source tells the Verge that the change is due to a "conflict of interest." The memo says "Target has reviewed our product assortment and has made the decision to no longer carry Amazon hardware (i.e., Kindle). Certain accessories for Amazon product will stay in the assortment."

The memo instructs employees, "If you receive questions from guests, share that Target continually evaluates its product assortment

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