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Amazon employees say the company used data from 3rd-party sellers to make its own products, a practice the company has denied for years

In a story Thursday from the Wall Street Journal, Amazon employees said they accessed data from third-party sellers to make competing products under the company’s private labels. The data employees accessed reportedly allowed Amazon to single out which products had the best earning potential, how to price their private-label products, […]
Amazon employees say the company used data from 3rd-party sellers to make its own products, a practice the company has denied for years
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Here’s everything Amazon announced at its huge September event

SEATTLE – Amazon held a special event on Thursday to unveil a slew of new gadgets and services. At the start of the event, Amazon exec Dave Limp said, “We’ve got 70 things to talk about” – and if he was joking, it was hard to tell. According to Limp, […]
Here’s everything Amazon announced at its huge September event
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Amazon’s in-house brand AmazonBasics just showed up on the Australian site

Amazon’s Australian site started showing everyday items from the company’s in-house label AmazonBasics over the weekend. With Amazon Australia not yet launched, but expected any day, the pages have now been removed from public view. Amazon.com.au had featured items such as electronic cables, linen, dumbbells, batteries and alarm clocks sold […]
Amazon’s in-house brand AmazonBasics just showed up on the Australian site