AMAZON TIMELINE

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  • 1994: FOUNDATION

    1994: FOUNDATION
    The company was founded by Jeff Bezos in July 5, 1994.
  • 1995: ONLINE BOOKSOTORE

    1995: ONLINE BOOKSOTORE
    Jeff Bezos created the virtual booksotore Amazon.com.
  • 1996: AMAZON.COM.UK

    1996: AMAZON.COM.UK
    Amazon bought in The United Kingdom he company BOOKPAGES and install its technology and rename it Amazon.com.ku in 1996.
  • 1997: NASDAQ AMZ

    1997: NASDAQ AMZ
    Amazon issued the first public oferring of corporate actions on May 15, 1997, each one per 18 dollars quoted under the simbol NASDAQ AMZN in the stock market.
  • 1998: AMAZON.DE

    1998: AMAZON.DE
    In Germany acquired ABC Bucherdienst / Telebuch.de and create Amazon.de in 1998.
  • 1998: CD´s & DVD´S STORE

    1998: CD´s & DVD´S STORE
    In 1998 Amazon.com expands into CD´s and DVD´s selling
  • 1999: JEFF BEZOS PERSON OF THE YEAR

    1999: JEFF BEZOS PERSON OF THE YEAR
    In december 27 of 1999, the CEO Jeff Bezos was selected by the TIME magazine, person of the year.
  • 1999: TOYS & ELECTRONIC DEVICES STORE

    1999: TOYS & ELECTRONIC DEVICES STORE
    In 1998 Amazon.com expands into toys and electronic devices selling, using 1-click payment.
  • 2000: AMAZON LOGO

    2000: AMAZON LOGO
    Since June 19, 2010, the Amazon logo has featured a curved, smile-shaped arrow leading from A to Z, representing the company owns all products from A to Z.
  • 2002: CLOTHING STORE

    2002: CLOTHING STORE
    In 2002, Amazon.com begins selling clothes
  • 2003: AMAZON WS

    2003: AMAZON WS
    In 2003 Amazon launches Amazon Web Services
  • 2003: AMAZON ROBOTICS

    2003: AMAZON ROBOTICS
    Amazon Robotics was created in 2003, it is a subsidiary company of Amazon.com and its automated storage and retrieval systems
  • 2003: AMAZON.COM EARNINGS

    2003: AMAZON.COM EARNINGS
    In 2003, the company had revenues of $ 5.3 billion. It has about 26 million clients. Amazon is selected to be part of the Fortune 500 of the magazine FORTUNE.
  • 2004: CHINESE MARKET

    2004:  CHINESE MARKET
    In 2004, Amazon enters the Chinese online sales market
  • 2006: AMAZON PRIME

    2006: AMAZON PRIME
    In 2005 Amazon launched AMAZON PRIME, his video streaming service.
  • 2007: AMAZON KINDLE

    2007: AMAZON KINDLE
    Amazon.com launched the Kindle In 2007, a portable digital book reader that enables users to buy, download, read, and store their book selections.
  • 2007: AMAZON FRESH

    2007: AMAZON FRESH
    It is a grocery delivery service currently available in some U.S. cities, Berlin (including Potsdam), Hamburg, London, Munich, Tokyo and India
  • 2007: AMAZON MUSIC

    2007: AMAZON MUSIC
    In spetember 2007 Amazon.com launched Amazon Music an online music streaming platform and store.
  • 2011: AMAZON APPSTORE

    2011: AMAZON APPSTORE
    The Amazon Appstore for Android is an app store for the Android operating system operated by Amazon.com
  • 2011: AMAZON IS SUCCESSFUL IN SALES

    2011: AMAZON IS SUCCESSFUL IN SALES
    Amazon thrived with annual sales that jumped from $ 510,000 in 1995 to more than $ 17 billion in 2011.
  • 2014: AMAZON COINS

    2014: AMAZON COINS
    In 2014 Amazon.com created Amazon Coin, a digital payment method.
  • 2019: PRIME AIR

    2019: PRIME AIR
    Prime Air is a drone delivery service currently development by Amazon in 2019.
  • 2020: AMAZON.COM, THE BEST COMPANY TO INVEST

    2020: AMAZON.COM, THE BEST COMPANY TO INVEST
    Amazon.com is the world´s biggest online retailer and succsesfull company in the world.