Amazon is debuting a new vertical today, called AmazonSupply, which is a new site for mechanical parts and other hardware for business and industrial sectors. Amazon says the site sells over 500,000 items, including bench-top centrifuges commonly found in laboratories, radiation detectors designed for environmental testing, and carbide end mills used to machine titanium.
The new app Downtown was launched to provide a way for local small businesses and chain locations to participate in mobile commerce. By doing so, they'll be able to sell and deliver items to nearby residents even faster than the big... Read Post
News updates all day from your Fast Company editors. After cornering the online retail space for (e)books, electronics and consumer goods, Amazon is reaching out to a different kind of shopper. Their new store, AmazonSupply, is an o... Read Post