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1964 Jan 12 : Birth of Jeff Bezos in Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.
1986 : Jeff Bezos graduates from princton University.8
1994 July 5 : foundation of the company in a garage in Bellevue, Washington.
Initialy the e-commerce site was called Cadabra.com, as in Abracadabra.
1995 : Cadabra renamed Amazon.
Amazon sells its first book, "Fluid Concepts & Creative Analogies: Computer Models of the Fundamental Mechanisms of Thought."
1997 : Amazon goes public at $18 per share, or $1.96 when adjusted for splits.
1998 : 2-for-1 stock split, granting investors a bonus share for every share they owned.
Two additional stock splits follow.
1998 : Amazon launches in Europe.
2000 : Amazon launches Marketplace, its third-party seller business, which has become a huge moneymaker.
New logo with an arrow shaped smile that starts at the "A" and points to the "z"
to represent that Amazon sells everything from A to Z.
2002 : Cloud computing platform Amazon Web Services launches;
it has since become a more than $12-billion-a-year business for Amazon.
2003 : Amazon reports its first full-year profit of $35.3 million.
2005 : Launch iof Prime subscription program in the U.S.
2006 : Amazon Fresh begins delivering groceries in Seattle.
2009 : Amazon buys footwear e-commerce site Zappos.com for $1.2 billion.
2011 : Amazon adds video to its Amazon Prime premium subscription as it begins to take on Netflix.
2014 : Amazon releases the first Echo, a speaker powered by its digital assistant Alexa.
The Echo is the first mass-market device of its kind and steadily becomes a huge hit.
2015 : Opening of the first physical store, a bookstore called Amazon Books in the University Village mall in Seattle.
2016 : First customer delivery by drone in England.
2017 : Aquisition of Whole Foods.
2018, Nov: Amazon opens Pop Up Stores in four European cities: Berlin, Madrid, Milan and Paris.
The Paris Pop Up is created by Julie Joie with help of Julie Richard and Marie Hélène Galet.
It covers several Cremeries de Paris, N°1, N°1, N°2, N°3, N°6, and N°7,
Cremerie de Paris is location in the heart of Paris with a lot of technology history.
It is also the editor of the Brand Directory VB.com.
2018 dec : $1 trillion market cap reached.
2019 : Amazon cancels plans for New York headquarters
Named after the Amazonas river in Brazil.
Jeff Bezos was looking for a letter starting with A to be in the beginning of the alphabet.
The Amazon Logo was created by xxx.
The Amazon Letter Internet Domain Amazon.com was registered Date Date
is hold in the name of Amazon.
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