It is founded by Jeff Bezos in july 1994. It the American multimedia technology pubic company based in Seattle, Washington, that focus in e-commerce, cloud computing, digital streaming, and artificial intelligence. It is one of the biggest company in the information technology industry in us. It has referred as the one of the most influential economic and cultural forces in world and named as the most valuable brand in the world.
How it started
It is started as an online marketplace for book selling and later expanded to sell electronics, software, video games, apparel, furniture, food, toys, jewelry. It is well established company through technological innovation, mass scale operation.
It is the world’s largest online marketplace, AI assistance provider, live streaming platform and cloud computing platform as measured by revenue and market capitalization.
- Till date it is the largest internet company by revenue of about $386.064 billion over the world
- It is serving all across the globe with about 1298000 employees.
- It allows 2 days delivery services
- Amazon acquire the whole food market by $13.4 billion that help in increasing it footprints
- Amazon Prime has surpassed over 100 million subscribers worldwide.
- As of 2020 amazon has the highest global brand valuation.