The Amazon Kindle Paperwhite is experiencing a massive shortage across the entire USA. The main website has shipping estimates of around December 21st. Retail websites such as Best Buy, Office Max, Staples, and many others are completely sold out due to pre-order demand. In many cases, these companies have removed the product from their online ordering pages altogether.
The Kindle Paperwhite is the company’s bestselling e-reader of all time. The demand and online orders have been the highest in the company’s history. Retail locations in Nevada, Washington State, Oregon, Florida, and Ohio have all confirmed that their stock levels for this device are sold out until the far future.
Michael Kozlowski has been writing about audiobooks and e-readers for the past twelve years. His articles have been picked up by major and local news sources and websites such as the CBC, CNET, Engadget, Huffington Post and the New York Times. He Lives in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.