Amazon will soon stop selling Nest products as spat with Google deepens
Mar 07, 2018, 00:13
The Nest team came back by refusing to provide additional inventory for current Nest products under the explanation that the online retail giant should either sell all of the products in the family or none of them at all. Amazon said the decision had nothing to do with the quality of Nest's products, which have excellent customer reviews, but "came from the top". "Nest employees who were on the call ended the discussion under the impression that the decision had come from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, although Amazon's retail team didn't explicitly say that at any point, according to a person familiar with the call".
In 2015, Amazon pulledChromecast and Apple TV listings over their lack of Prime Video support. Currently, Google Chromecast and its Home speakers are no longer in stock with Amazon, which offers similar services, respectively, with its own devices Fire TV and Echo speakers. Later, Amazon took over a home security company, Ring and recently Amazon broke up with Nest. Previous month Nest announces to collate with Google's hardware.
Amazon's retail team first told Nest that the newest devices will not be sold on the site late previous year.
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The latest bout in the tussle of the tech heavyweights was kicked off by Amazon's decision to stop sales of Nest's newer products (including the Nest Cam IQ and its new thermometer).
Along with Amazon, several other third-party sellers might deny selling Nest products. As the Business Insiderreport notes, spokespersons from Amazon and Nest declined to comment, although they didn't deny the reports either. Amazon pursues to sell homogeneous products from August and other companies, but soon won't have to worry about advertising one of its main competitors on its own store. The report, which based its findings on a survey of 1,500 smart speaker owners, predicts that 55% of homes in the two countries will have smart speakers by 2022, up from an estimated 13% at present.
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