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Amazon Launches New Storefront for Shark Tank and Kickstarter Successes
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Amazon Launches New Storefront for Shark Tank and Kickstarter Successes

The new offering highlights innovative 'rising star' products from both popular invention hotbeds.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Humbled Amazon Turns to Rival Alibaba for Help in China
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Humbled Amazon Turns to Rival Alibaba for Help in China

Amazon opened a store on Alibaba's Tmall site this week.
Who Needs Drones When Amazon Could 3-D Print Your Goods From a Van Parked Outside Your Home?
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Who Needs Drones When Amazon Could 3-D Print Your Goods From a Van Parked Outside Your Home?

Earth's biggest e-tailer could one day 3-D print your purchases from the back of a high-tech delivery truck.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
Amazon Is Getting Ready to Publish Its First Batch of Crowdsourced E-Books
Kindle Scout

Amazon Is Getting Ready to Publish Its First Batch of Crowdsourced E-Books

The first 10 books will be published on March 3, with preorders beginning today.
Laura Entis
The Marriage of Clicks and Bricks
Retail Businesses

The Marriage of Clicks and Bricks

Ecommerce retailers have realized that shoppers find value in being able to see and inspect items in real life.
Jerry Jao
FAA Plans Ground Amazon's Drone Program
Drones

FAA Plans Ground Amazon's Drone Program

Guidelines could prevent the company from launching Prime Air service in the U.S.
The Retailers Shoppers Like the Most
Retail

The Retailers Shoppers Like the Most

A certain e-commerce giant topped the list of favorites, according to a new survey.
Benjamin Snyder
New Amazon Platform Allows Anyone to Host an Online Giveaway
Amazon

New Amazon Platform Allows Anyone to Host an Online Giveaway

Amazon Giveway hopes to make online giveaways easy – and get more hosts to buy and give away Amazon products.
Kate Taylor
Amazon Makes Money, Says Little About It
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Amazon Makes Money, Says Little About It

Once again, the e-commerce giant keeps its owners – i.e. shareholders – in the dark about the business details.
Look Out, Outlook: Amazon Launches Workplace Email Service
Email

Look Out, Outlook: Amazon Launches Workplace Email Service

WorkMail costs $4 per user per month, and allows users to send and receive emails, organize contacts and share calendars.
Laura Entis
Amazon, Ecommerce Rivals Fuel Commercial Property Boom in India
Real estate

Amazon, Ecommerce Rivals Fuel Commercial Property Boom in India

The Internet retailer and its fast-growing local rivals are driving a boom in property leasing in India as their storage needs rise.
4 Tips for Telling Your Story in the Video Content Your Audience Demands
Video

4 Tips for Telling Your Story in the Video Content Your Audience Demands

Video is a medium for storytelling first, marketing second.
Jennifer Connelly
With Original Movies, Amazon Looks to Drive Interest to Prime's Other Perks
Growth Strategies

With Original Movies, Amazon Looks to Drive Interest to Prime's Other Perks

Amazon may be looking to make its original content a bigger reason to join Prime, which is better known for its free two-day shipping option.
Nina Zipkin
In 100 'Most Exceptional' Companies Ranking, Google and Amazon Don't Make the Cut
Innovation

In 100 'Most Exceptional' Companies Ranking, Google and Amazon Don't Make the Cut

The $338 billion search engine company that has come to dominate the Internet is, apparently, not exceptional; at least according to Deloitte.