Thursday, January 11, 2018

Amazon, if there was ever a need for anti-trust enforcement, this is it

Inside Amazon’s Quest for U.S. and Global Domination

Amazon has invested aggressively to expand overseas but the results have been a mixed bag

Is Amazon Going to Rule the World?
Amazon wants to deliver everything you want to your doorstep, anywhere in the world. But the e-commerce giant faces several challenges in its pursuit of a global empire. WSJ's Karan Deep Singh breaks down the basics with the help of an Amazon delivery box. Inc. AMZN 0.13% wants to be the everything store but it is struggling to become the everywhere store. It wants to dominate industries ranging from e-commerce and connected home devices to video streaming, challenging titans like Apple Inc. and Alphabet Inc.’sGoogle.
Founder Jeff Bezos’s message to Amazon executives has been clear: Do whatever it takes and don’t worry about the cost. The Seattle-based giant has invested billions of dollars to woo consumers in India, China and other countries in Asia and Europe. 
But will its aggressive investments succeed? In this video, we use an Amazon delivery box to explain the company’s global might and what it means for other businesses. 


  1. Anonymous1/12/2018

    They are doing lots of damage to traditional businesses.

  2. Anonymous1/12/2018

    At some point all of us will realize the collateral damage we've done to retailers in the areas we live in for the sake of being able to go online to order stuff we used to buy in person.