Making Money Off Dot Com Failures

from the change-with-the-times dept

Now that all these dot coms are in trouble, here come the dot coms that make money off the failing dot coms. The article is about Overstock.com which buys up leftover inventory at greatly reduced prices and sells it. They've been doing a lot more business lately as they stock up on all the leftovers from e-tailers going out of business.


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    Jesper Ib, Oct 4th, 2000 @ 9:07am

    Making Money Off Dot Com Failures

    Say, isn't that the business model of Mike Doonesbury's new company MyVulture.com? Did Trudeau know this before he wrote it?

     

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