Hamish Fletcher: Appetite for restraint of global juggernauts – NZ Herald

Hamish Fletcher: Appetite for restraint of global juggernauts – NZ Herald

Many New Zealanders are eagerly awaiting Amazon’s arrival Down Under and the convenience, speed and cheaper prices the online shopping giant is able to offer.

New Zealand’s top bosses, on the other hand, are feeling far more ambivalent about the retailing juggernaut.

They have good reason to be apprehensive. The e-commerce colossus has yet to even make landfall across the Tasman but is already weighing on the share price of companies like Trade Me and Sky Television.

By NZ Herald

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