All About Amazon: Interesting Facts, Stats, History Timeline + More

(Updated February, 2017)

Some Interesting Stats to share with your Friends:

  • Despite being the Amazon’s CEO, Bezos only makes $81,840 per year (Tweet)
  • Amazon went from 1 category (Books) to 41 main categories and 143 Sub-Categories (Tweet)
  • Number of’s employees -268,900 (Tweet)
  • Amazon spent $157 million on Google search ads in 2013, more than anyone (Tweet)
  • To help ease the burden on its warehouse workers, Amazon now uses robots to assist in retrieving items. (Tweet)
  • Last year, when Amazon’s site went down for 49 minutes the company missed sales of nearly $4.8 million. (Tweet)
  • Number of Items that Amazon sold on Cyber Monday, 2015 : Over 43 Million (Tweet)
  • employees spend two days every two years working at the customer service desk, even the CEO (Tweet)

And Much more..


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