Category: Amazon

Amazon India’s goes live

Amazon today launched its India operations with The platform, which Amazon says is still in beta, offers more than 1.2 crore products from over 14,000 brands and hundreds of retailers. Amazon lists Homeshop18, UniverCell, Hidesign, Gitanjali, The Bombay Store, Fabindia, Bata India Limited, Dabur Uveda, Microsoft India Store, Reebok, and, as some of the biggest […]


Amazon to invest 500 crore

Amazon to invest 500 crore & recruit 3,300 employees in Hyderabad World’s largest online retailer, Amazon seems to be cementing its foothold in Indian market with its fresh proposal to invest 500 crore and hire 3,000 employees in Hyderabad. According to a report published in TOI, the announcement was made by Government of Andhra Pradesh. […]


20% of Internet Users Visited Amazon in June [STUDY]

About one-fifth of global Internet users visited Amazon‘s various websites during June, according to a report from comScore. Amazon led online retailers with 282.2 million visitors that month out of a total Internet audience of 1.4 billion, comScore estimates. That’s a 27% jump from June 2010, when Amazon got 221.8 million visitors — which was […]

Amazon buying shoe seller Zappos for $928 million

By Nicole Maestri and Alexandria Sage SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – will pay about $928 million for booming online shoe retailer, expanding aggressively into the apparel arena with a well-known name after trying unsuccessfully to go it alone. Amazon said on Wednesday it struck a deal to buy Zappos, for 927.9 million — mostly […]