I wanted to dismiss Amazon Go as another Jeff Bezos attention play. But I was wrong. This is the shopping experience we’ve all been waiting for. Amazon is the most important retailer in the country, and when it tries to transform how...Show More Summary
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There are some retail CEOS —Amazon’s Jeff Bezos comes to mind — whose names are intrinsically linked to the brands they lead. Howard Schultz is one of them. Effective April 3, 2017, the CEO of Starbucks, who helped redefine coffee retailing, turning a cup of joe into a mass-consumption, communal experience, [...]
Is it an underhanded compliment to be called the most innovative company in the newspaper business? The Washington Post will happily take it. In the three years since Amazon’s Jeff Bezos bought the Post for $250 million—now seen as a steal for one of the great brands in publishing—the Post has reinvented itself with digital speed. Its Web traffic has...
An Amazon employee emailed hundreds of fellow Amazonians—including CEO Jeff Bezos—before leaping from a building at company headquarters in Seattle Monday morning. The man survived the jump, which police believe was a suicide attempt. A source tells Bloomberg that the man, one of 20,000 workers in multiple...
Back in 2015, Amazon came under fire following a shocking piece from the New York Times exposing the company’s toxic cut-throat working environment. While CEO Jeff Bezos was quick to deny the claims, it seems not all is calm behind the curtain. Show More Summary
Few tech entrepreneurs have had the ability to imagine a future just beyond our reach, and to profoundly change how we live our lives. Steve Jobs and Mark Zuckerberg are two such stars, and Jeff Bezos, our Media Visionary for 2016, joins this constellation. Show More Summary
A decade ago, Amazon.com Inc. Chief Executive Jeff Bezos looked like he was making yet another risky bet, this time something that looked to nearly everyone as a distraction from its core online retailing business. He would provide storage and computing services Amazon was already using for its own operations [...]
Summary: When you think Facebook, you think Mark Zuckerberg. When you think Amazon.com, you think Jeff Bezos. These and other examples of celebrity corporate leaders show that a CEO’s personal brand can work in concert with the...Show More Summary
Who’s winning the connected-home game, Google or Amazon?
The dizzying array of discounts, department store frenzies and violent wrestling bouts over electronic goods that have come to define the American tradition of Black Friday have arrived in the Middle East—not in the shops, but online. Souq,...Show More Summary
It's increasingly becoming Amazon and company CEO Jeff Bezos' world and we are just spending in it.
What Gutenberg did for people who made books, Jeff Bezos has done for people who read them. The Kindle may be left behind at some point -- Gutenberg certainly was -- but its work is done. Books are securely in the digital world. AndShow More Summary
If you had to pick one tech company most at risk under Trump's presidency, it would have to be Amazon. Donald Trump and Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos constantly butted against each other throughout the campaign, with Trump once warning thatShow More Summary
I want to share with you how to build a brand online. Building a brand is the ultimate competitive advantage in your business; it is what is going to allow you to succeed and prosper, long-term. Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon.com once said, “Your brand is what people say about you when you are not in the room”. Show More Summary
President-elect Donald Trump has been critical of Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) and its CEO Jeff Bezos who has not exactly been a supporter of the incoming leader of the free world. That has led some to think that the incoming administration could create regulatory problems for the online leader. Show More Summary
Yesterday I wrote a piece urging the news industry to finally join together to produce a user experience with news that is at least equal to Facebook and only contains items from actual news organizations and bloggers. Crickets. Of course I've urged the news industry to do this many times before. Show More Summary
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos is telling executives to ‘do what it takes to succeed’ in India, investing billions of dollars to build a logistics network that has made the online retailer India’s No. 2 e-commerce player.
No one had ever launched, landed and relaunched a rocket into space until the company's historic achievement