Infographic of the Day: Amazon: Facts, Stats, History, and More

November 29th, 2014
in News, econ_news, syndication

Some Interesting Stats to share about Amazon - the E-Commerce company.

Follow up:

Despite being the Amazon’s CEO, Bezos only makes $81,840 per year.

Amazon went from 1 category (Books) to 17 main categories and 143 Sub-Categories.

Number of Amzon.com’s employees -132,600.

Amazon spent $158 million on Google search ads in 2013, more than anyone.

To help ease the burden on its warehouse workers, Amazon now uses robots to assist in retrieving items.

Last year, when Amazon’s site went down for 49 minutes the company missed sales of nearly $4.8 million.

Number of Items that Amazon sold on Cyber Monday, 2013 : 37 Million which is 428/Second.

Amazon.com employees spend two days every two years working at the customer service desk, even the CEO.

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Amazon Facts and Stats 2014
Courtesy of: TechieSense.com

 

 

 

 









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