Free Bananas Receive Split Response

Amazon’s Latest Market Disruption Includes 1.7 million Free Bananas!

banana splitThe retail giant has upended the produce market in downtown Seattle after setting up fruit stands around its headquarters and handing out free bananas at its Community Banana Stands.

According to Laura Stevens, reporter for The Wall Street Journal, some people (like the ones feasting on free bananas) love the healthy, eco-friendly free snack offered as a public service.

But others aren’t as positive, saying it’s now harder to find bananas in nearby grocery stores; and neighbouring eateries say they’re feeling somewhat squished. (Sounds like a slippery slope to us.) Read the article.