Target's (TGT) decision to stop selling Kindles was due to its unhappiness with being a mere...

|About: Target Corporation (TGT)|By:, SA News Editor

Target's (TGT) decision to stop selling Kindles was due to its unhappiness with being a mere showroom for Amazon's (AMZN) site, suggests the NYT. The decision comes months after Amazon's Price Check app, which encourages the showroom phenomenon, triggered a strong backlash. Piper's Gene Munster thinks Wal-Mart (WMT) is a far more important partner to Amazon than Target, given its higher store count and stronger rural presence.