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Story Behind Amazon.Com – True Success or an ‘Evil Entity’

Story Behind Amazon.Com – True Success or an ‘Evil Entity’

Posted on 12 Dec 2012 at 5:43pm

A report Sunday on CNN’s “In Focus” briefly chronicled the rapid rise of the company, which seems to sell any and every product imaginable. Based in Seattle and headed by CEO Jeff Bezos, Amazon controls 20 percent of all online retail and is reportedly worth $100 billion.

Started in the mid-1990s, the online behemoth is likened to “The Godfather” and called “a wolf in sheep’s clothing” by Sucharita Mulpuru, an analyst at Forrester Research. Mulpuru said that Amazon is…