Media Markt Netherlands sells Kindles

Media Markt Netherlands sells Kindles

Electronics chain Media Markt will now also sell Amazon's e-reader Kindle in the Netherlands. It will be the first time Amazon's e-reader is available in a physical store in the Netherlands.

Larger audience

It comes as no surprise that Amazon has attracted a Dutch partner for its e-reader as the company has already launched amazon.nl, which focuses on e-books at the moment. Media Markt, currently an exclusive partner, immediately gives Amazon a larger audience.

 

The cheapest Kindle e-reader costs 79 euro, while its more expensive models range up to 189 euro. Kindle Tablets are currently not available in the Netherlands, so customers on the lookout for those will still have to look online.

Questions or comments? Please feel free to contact the editors


Twelve-year sentence for Samsung's vice-president?

07/08/2017

Prosecutors in the Samsung corruption case have demanded a 12-year sentence for its former vice-president and de facto CEO of the South Korean company at the time, Jay Y. Lee, who has been charged with bribery and embezzlement.

Apple sales drop smaller than expected

02/08/2017

Apple has sold more iPhones in the third quarter of its fiscal year than it did last year, which was a surprisingly more positive feat than analysts had expected. Compared to the second quarter, there was further decline though.

Ceconomy (Media Markt) acquires quarter of Fnac Darty

26/07/2017

Ceconomy, Metro Group’s former consumer electronics division containing Media Markt and Saturn, acquired 24.3 % of Fnac Darty’s shares from the Pinault family.

 Blokker adds household appliance specialist AO.nl to Nextail

21/07/2017

Blokker Holding’s online organization, Nextail, will enter a strategic collaboration with online household appliance specialist AO.nl’s Dutch division.

Duo will lead Fnac Darty

17/07/2017

The Fnac Darty group is preparing for life after Alexandre Bompard, since its current CEO will start working for Carrefour tomorrow. He may actually be succeeded by a duo.

Samsung's new flagship yields record profit

07/07/2017

Korean technology company Samsung published record results for its past quarter thanks to its successful Galaxy S8 launch. The flagship product and an increased chip demand helped the company soar.

Back to top