Amazon

basic info

http://www.amazon.com23 Years Old
Washington, U.S.A.Internet
10000+ EmployeesPublic company

Amazon impact

185
Countries Served
Over 1Lakh
Sellers in India as in 2016
183Million
Unique Visitors as of July,2016
2billion
products sold world-wide in 2016

about Amazon

At Amazon, our vision is to be Earth's most customer centric company; to build a place where people can come to find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online. With Amazon.in, we endeavor to build that same destination in India by giving customers more of what they want – vast selection, low prices, fast and reliable delivery, and a trusted and convenient online shopping experience – and provide sellers a world-class e-commerce platform. We are committed to ensure 100% Purchase Protection for your shopping done on Amazon.in so that you can benefit from a safe and secure online ordering experience, convenient payment options such as cash on delivery, easy returns and enjoy a completely hassle free online shopping experience.

vision

Our vision is to be earth's most customer centric company; to build a place where people can come to find and discover anything they might want to buy online

Amazon products & services

Retail goods

Amazon product lines include several media, apparel, baby products, consumer electronics, beauty products, gourmet food, groceries, health and personal-care items, industrial & scientific supplies, kitchen items, jewellery and watches, lawn and garden items, musical instruments, sporting goods, tools, automotive items and toys & games.

Consumer electronics

Amazon Kindle, an e-book reader downloads content over "Whispernet". Amazon announced its entry into the tablet computer market by introducing the Kindle Fire, which runs a customized version of the operating system Android. Amazon unveiled the second generation tablet, called the Kindle Fire HD. Amazon Fire TV set-top box system is a device targeted to compete with such systems like Apple TV or Google's Chromecast device.

Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime is a membership offering free two-day shipping within the contiguous United States on all eligible purchases for a flat annual fee of $79 (equivalent to $95 in 2015), as well as discounted one-day shipping rates. Amazon added Prime Photos, which allows unlimited photo storage in the users' Amazon cloud drive. In March 2015, Amazon is expanding that service as a paid offering to cover other kinds of content, and to users outside of its loyalty program.

Digital content

Amazon's Honor System was launched to allow customers to make donations or buy digital content. Amazon launched the Amazon Appstore for Android devices, Amazon music (an online music store), Autorip, Kindle MatchBook and so on.

Amazon Games

Amazon acquired game developer and distributor Reflexive Entertainment. This studio continued to develop games for PC, Mac and Kindle e-Readers under the brands Reflexive and Amazon Digital Services.

Amazon Art

Amazon launched Amazon Art as an online marketplace selling original and limited edition fine art from selected galleries.

Amazon Instant Video

Amazon Instant Video is an Internet video on demand service by Amazon in the U.S, U.K, Japan, and Germany. It offers television shows and films for rental and purchase, and is free to customers with an Amazon Prime subscription.

Private labels and exclusive marketing arrangements

Amazon began selling products under its own private label. "Pinzon" the trademark applications indicated that the label would be used for textiles, kitchen utensils, and other household goods. An Amazon.com exclusive is a product, usually a DVD, that is available exclusively on Amazon.com.

Computing services

Amazon launched Amazon Web Services (AWS) which provides programmatic access to latent features on its website.Amazon Mechanical Turk is an application programming interface (API) allowing programs to dispatch tasks to human processors. Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2), a virtual site farm, allowing users to use the Amazon infrastructure to run applications ranging from running simulations to web hosting. Amazon continues to refine and add services to AWS, adding such services as Scalable DNS service (Amazon Route 53), payment handling, and AWS specific APIs for its Mechanical Turk service.

New book content production

Amazon Publishing is Amazon's publishing unit. It is composed of AmazonEncore, AmazonCrossing, Montlake Romance, Thomas & Mercer, 47 North, and Powered by Amazon. Additional imprints are planned. Amazon Shorts offered exclusive short stories and non-fiction pieces from best-selling authors for immediate download.

Donations

Amazon also created "channels" to benefit certain causes.Amazon has periodically reactivated a Red Cross donation channel after crises such as Hurricane Sandy, Hurricane Katrina, and the 2004 earthquake and tsunami in the Indian Ocean.

Amazon Local

Amazon Local is a daily deal service which offers daily deals to over 100 regions in 36 U.S. states. Amazon Local also acts as a deal aggregator.

Amazon Wireless

Amazon.com launched an AmazonWireless website, which offers cellular devices and service plans for Verizon Wireless, AT&T, Sprint and T-Mobile in the US.

Amazon Fresh and Amazon Prime Pantry

AmazonFresh is a home grocery delivery service. Amazon Prime Pantry is a similar service covering the 48 contiguous United States, allowing the order of up to 45 pounds of dry goods and non-perishable groceries for a flat delivery fee.

Amazon Prime Air

Amazon Prime Air was a possible future delivery service expected to be in development for several more years. The process would use drones to deliver small packages within 30 minutes by flying short distances (10-20km) from local Amazon Fulfillment Centers. The project will require the FAA to approve commercial use of unmanned drones.uthe company was developing its 8th and 9th drone prototypes so they could fly 50 miles an hour and carry 5 pound packages.

Prime Now

Members of Prime ,in New York City could get products delivered to them within one hour for a fee of $7.99, or within two hours for no additional fee. 25,000 daily essential products are available with this delivery service

Amazon Supply

Amazon Supply offers industrial and scientific components and Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) supplies.

Other services

Amazon launched Amapedia, a now-defunct wiki for user-generated content to replace Product Wiki, and the video on demand service Amazon Unbox. Amazon Connect enables authors to post remarks on their book pages to customers. In 2014, Amazon launched a feature called "make an offer" that allows customers to place a bid to 3rd party sellers, rather than buy outright.

Kindle

The Amazon Kindle is a series of e-readers designed and marketed by Amazon.com. Amazon Kindle devices enable users to browse, buy, download, and read e-books, newspapers, magazines and other digital media via wireless networking to the Kindle Store.

Amazon team

Founder, Chairman

Jeff Bezos

Past: Founder-Blue Origin Owner-Washington Post Founder and Investor-Breakthrough Energy VenturesEducation : Bachelor of Science in Engineering in electrical engineering and computer scienceLocation: New Mexico, U.S.
SVP, WW Business Development

Jeffrey Blackburn

Past: Associate-Deutsche BankEducation : MBA-Stanford Business School BA-Dartmouth CollegeLocation: Greater Seattle, Washington
Chief Financial Officer

Brian Olsavsky

Past: Carnegie Mellon University - Tepper School of Business (MBA) BS-Penn State UniversityEducation : MBA-Stanford Business School BA-Dartmouth CollegeLocation: Greater Seattle, Washington
VP Finance

Jason Warnick

Past: Senior Auditor-DeloitteEducation : BA-Western Washington UniversityLocation: Greater Seattle Area
Finance Director

Fiona Chin

Past: Estimating & Pricing Specialist-BoeingEducation : MBA-Seattle University BA-University of Washington, Michael G. Foster School of BusinessLocation: Greater Seattle Area

Amazon office photos

Amazon Office Photos

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Amazon India Office Photos

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Amazon office locations

Bangalore Office
Brigade Gateway,8th floor, 26/1, Dr. Rajkumar Road, Malleshwaram(W), Bangalore
Bangalore
560055

Hyderabad Office
Amazon Development Center India Pvt. Ltd., 2nd Floor-Block A & Block B, Survey Number-109,110,111/2, Nanakramguda Village, Serlingamplayy Mandal, Hyderabad
Hyderabad

Hyderabad Office
Amazon, Divyashree Trinity Building, Plot No.6, Hi-Tech City Layout, Madhapur Village Serilingampally Mandal
Hyderabad
Telangana 500081

Chennai Office
40,3rd Floor, SP Infocity M G R Salai, Perungudi Kandanchavady, Chennai
Chennai
600096
044-30883088
Bengaluru Office
Amazon, 2nd floor, Safina Towers, #3, Ali Asker Road, Vasanth Nagar
Bengaluru
Karnataka 560052
080 3327 3000
Seattle,Washington Office
410 Terry Ave. N Seattle, WA 98109
Seattle,Washington
Seattle

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