Some of the rarer goods on Amazon are sold by nomadic merchants, who travel the country in vans and RVs looking for discontinued soap and other surprisingly lucrative wares. I went shopping with one of them
arbitrage at the bottom of the supply chain this is much more interesting and curious than it seems like it is.
Nomads travel to America’s Walmarts to stock Amazon’s shelves, by Josh Dzieza /
Nomads travel to America’s Walmarts to stock Amazon’s shelves >> so how long until these retailers realize their leaving money on the table for arbitragists (sp?) and sell directly to Amazon?
This story by on Amazon nomads--people who travel the country looking for goods to resell online--is fascinating.
Nomads travel to America’s Walmarts to stock Amazon’s shelves via
Story on "Amazon nomads", who travel around the country searching for deals in the clearance racks of Walmart, etc & then sell those items on Amazon. Online distribution ⬆️ geography of market & creates more efficient market clearing vs clearance pricing?