Type
Public
Traded as
NASDAQ: AMZN NASDAQ-100 Component S&P 500 Component
Foundation date
1994
Headquarters
Seattle, Washington, United States
Area served
Worldwide
Founder(s)
Jeff Bezos
Key people
Jeff Bezos (Chairman, President & CEO)
Industry
Internet, online retailing
Products
A2Z Development, A9.com, Alexa Internet, Amazon.com, Amazon Kindle, Amazon Studios, Amazon Web Services, Audible.com, dpreview.com, Endless.com, IMDb, LoveFilm, The Book Depository, Zappos.com, Woot, Junglee.com, goodreads.com, myhabit.com, askville
Revenue
US$ 61.09 billion (2012)
Operating income
US$ 676 million (2012)
Net income
US$ ?39 million (2012)
Total assets
US$ 32.55 billion (2012)
Total equity
US$ 8.19 billion (2012)
Employees
91,300 (April 2013)
Written in
C++, Perl and Java
Alexa rank
6 (June 2013)
Type of site
E-commerce
Advertising
Web banners, videos
Available in
English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Brazilian Portuguese
Launched
1995