Sanjay Singh, formerly of Abercrombie & Fitch and Procter & Gamble, will head up a new data-analysis business unit.
If there's something you've bought offline that you weren't able to buy online, we're probably thinking about that.”
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Web sales reported by the retail giants (in billions $)
It’s not low price alone driving Amazon’s growth. When Kantar Retail compared the price of a market basket of grocery and non-grocery items, Amazon.com was 20.5% more expensive than a Walmart store, with Walmart.com in between. *Internet Retailer's estimate of web sales for 2011-2013 includes all sales that took place on Amazon.com and its related sites and commissions from merchants that sell on the Amazon marketplace, but not fees from Amazon Web services, Fulfillment by Amazon and related services. **Internet Retailer estimate