"Amazon has been less successful where it concerns brick-and-mortar, having recently announced that it would close dozens of physical bookstores and mall pop-up kiosks to focus on other areas of the retail business. Still, Amazon’s physical stores generated roughly $4.68 billion in Q4 2021 as bets like Just Walk Out—and perhaps even barber shops—begin to gain traction."

Kyle Wiggers, a senior reporter at TechCrunch with a special interest in artificial intelligence, writing on TechCrunch this week in the report, "Amazon Flexes Its Retail Muscle With a Brick-and-Mortar Clothing Store."