Amazon.com Makes Great Move: Industry Net Worth Potential: Eight Trillion.
Amazon.com CEO Jeff Bezos’ has his hands pretty busy lately! Making headlines in the news for Amazon’s “Drone” instant day delivery idea; which has still yet to be officially released, and an HBO streaming deal amongst other things. Amazon is also taking things to the trillion dollar distribution industry! A quick stat Forbes.com printed in 2012 shows that the distribution (imports and exports) industry is booming! That maybe the major reason for the new advancement.
“We are comfortable planting seeds and waiting for them to grow into trees,” … “We don’t focus on the optics of the next quarter; we focus on what is going to be good for customers. I think this aspect of our culture is rare.”
“While U.S. retailers took in more than $4 trillion in revenues according to the most recent U.S. Census, wholesalers brought in $7.2 trillion selling everything from Bunsen burners to toner cartridges.”-Forbes.com