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We shopped at Barnes & Noble and saw a key shortcoming that's holding it back in its battle against Amazon

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Business Insider/Jessica Tyler
Barnes & Noble is struggling to compete with Amazon .
Barnes & Noble stores have become places where customers read, hang out, and have a cup of coffee rather than just shop.
Revenue from the Nook e-reader, which Barnes & Noble released to compete with Amazon's Kindle, has reportedly dropped 85% since 2012.
We visited a Barnes & Noble and saw why the chain is struggling.
Barnes & Noble is struggling to keep up with Amazon .
The bookstore giant, which has more than 630 locations in the United States, is losing steam in its competition with Amazon. And, some...
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