Can Retailers Survive Amazon's Entrance Into Subscription Fashion?

By: AMBERLY DRESSLER

Announced last month, Prime Wardrobe allows Prime members to pick three or more items across clothing, shoes and accessories, try on the items at home and return whatever they'd like in the pre-paid box....View Full Story

Jim's Takeaway: I think what's interesting here is the discussion of "pay-for-usage" models that are emerging in so many products. From computing to physical machinery, cars, etc., it seems we're moving to "rent it" rather than "own it" for more of what we use. Interesting implications for retailing going forward.

Jim Roberts, PHP programmer