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AMAZON.COM, INC. Company Profile
What began as Earth's biggest bookstore has become Earth's biggest everything store. Expansion has propelled in innumerable directions. While the website still offers millions of books, movies, games, and music, selling other items -- such as electronics, apparel and accessories, auto parts, home furnishings, health and beauty aids, toys, and groceries -- contributes some two-thirds of sales. Shoppers can also download e-books, games, MP3s, and films to their computers or handheld devices, including Amazon's own portable e-reader, the Kindle. Amazon also offers products and services, such as self-publishing, online advertising, e-commerce platform, hosting, and a co-branded credit card.
Headlines for AMAZON.COM, INC.
Early movers: TGT, AMZN, WMT, M, DIS & more
at CNBC - 15 minutes ago
Black Friday boost: Will it be enough?
at CNBC - 31 minutes ago
The single biggest way shoppers are manipulated by retailers
Business Insider - 55 minutes ago
Retail driven by changing consumer trends
CNBC - 1 hour, 49 minutes ago
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Contact Information
Address: 410 Terry Ave N
Seattle, WA 98109-5210
Financial Highlights
Fiscal Year End:December
Revenue (2014):88988.00 M
Revenue Growth (1 yr):19.50%
Employees (2014):154,100
Employee Growth (1 yr):31.40%
Key People
Chairman, President and CEO: Jeffrey P. Bezos
Managing Director, Amazon Web Services: Jeffrey Kratz
Managing Director, Asia Pacific: Shane Owenby
Industry Information
Sector: Services
Industry: Catalog & Mail Order Houses
Top Competitors
APPLE INC. (aapl)
Alibaba Group Holding Limited (baba)

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