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Consumerism centred on convenience has made the delivery service an essential feature of everyday life. It has also given rise to a plethora of delivery services. Two of these services, Amazon and the United States Postal Service, are at the forefront: sometimes labelled symbiotic, sometimes parasitic, the relationship between these two players has become well documented. It seems unlikely that one will supersede the other, though, as “the Postal Service…is required by law to deliver to every address in the United States,” whereas Amazon wants to prioritise efficient deliveries. Read full article here

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