What is E-Business
E-business (electronic business) is the conduct of online
business processes on the web, internet, extranet or a
Amazon.com is one of the early companies which started
performing E-business operations.
Amazon was founded on July 5, 1994 by Jeff Bezos.
It started it’s E-business through selling books online in 1998.
The following year, it began selling music, video games,
consumer electronics, home improvement items, software,
games, and toys.
Nowadays, people could find and discover anything they might like to buy online
Amazon.com currently has 13% market share of all the e-commerce players in the
How does Amazon achieve Long-Tail
Amazon has no storage costs i.e. it connects seller and buyer
It has many different products for may different niches.
FBA(Fulfillment by Amazon)
Amazon uses its own warehouse management software to
help with optimizing the third-party seller’s warehouse.
While third-party sellers will take care of the inventory of
their own products, Amazon is in charge of picking up orders
from the seller’s warehouse.
What happens when you Click Buy Button?
Storing of Items