Sold out: Amazon’s warehouse tours booked solid until March 2015, with 14,000 sign-ups

Amazon doesn’t like it when it sells out of things, but that’s what happened after 14,000 people signed up to take a tour of its giant fulfillment centers. “This has been way more popular than we could have ever anticipated,” said Amazon’s CEO Jeff Bezos at the company’s shareholder meeting this morning in Seattle. It was… Read More


Amazon: No, we’re not opening physical stores

Don’t expect Amazon to be jumping on the pop-up store bandwagon this holiday season. Just after the Seattle retailer posted its third quarter financial results — which included a $274 million quarterly loss — CFO Tom Szkutak went on a conference call to take questions. When asked about the potential of Amazon pop-up stores, Szkutak… Read More