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How Amazon Might Get Through Front Door

By
Steve Nellis
and
Reed Albergotti
 |  Sept. 27, 2016 7:01 AM PDT
Photo: August Home co-founder Yves Behar. Photo by Flickr/Eirik Solheim.

The days of having your Amazon packages stolen from outside your front door soon could be a thing of the past.

Two companies with ties to Amazon.com, smart lock maker August Home and web-connected garage door opener Garageio, are working on a way for delivery people to leave products inside the home when residents aren’t there. As Garageio co-founder and CEO Zachary Dziczkowski says, the company is vying for the “last 10 feet” of the logistics chain.

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