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Israeli Merchants Hurt as Shoppers Favor Speedy, Faraway Amazon

  • Population adopting online shopping but not from local stores
  • Domestic retailers now innovating richer e-commerce platforms

Israelis shopping online have an odd dilemma these days. Buy from a local retailer, but possibly incur long waits for delivery -- or get the prospect of faster shipping and lower prices but order from foreign giants.

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