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The very popular company Amazon has completely taken over the online marketplace and is now known as the most valuable public company in the world.  The company was founded on July 5, 1994 by Jeff Bezos in Seattle, Washington. Amazon started by selling videos and books, but in the next year it grew to sell many new products. These products included video games, consumer electronics, home improvement items, software, games, toys and many more.

Since then, Amazon has had huge success. It is the largest e-commerce marketplace and cloud computing platform in the world.  Amazon has over 70 fulfillment centers in the United States, which allows many employment opportunities. This makes Amazon the second largest employer in the country.  Amazon has over 562,300,000 products and they are able to deliver to more than 100 companies globally.

The company has had extreme success financially, giving it a net income of three billion dollars and a net worth of over one trillion dollars. Amazon is a successful company globally and is able to deliver products quickly to their consumers. Amazon does more than just sell goods, they also have their own music and video streaming platforms. All of these advancements through the years, has allowed Amazon to become one of the most successful companies in the world. To this day, Amazon is still growing and taking over the online market.

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Camden Kuhn, Writer

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