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The Airbnb Of Warehousing

• Flexe pitches itself to Amazon foes as a shipping space alternative

• “Our customers want to buy from Casper and not from Amazon”

Amazon.com Inc.’s network of more than 100 warehouses offers online startups and other merchants a way to have products delivered in two days to most U.S. customers, with a few catches. Amazon

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