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Amazon's marketplace and other sales channel, made up of amazon marketplace, auctions, zshops, and certain of the company's other non-retail web sites, provides a marketplace where individuals and other businesses can offer new and used products, many of which supplement amazon's product offerings on its retail sales channel. However, with the introduction of the kindle, tensions began to build between publishers and amazoncom the company wanted to sell new e-books for a fixed price, well below what new printed books sold for, prompting many complaints from the publishing industry. Amazoncom, inc, doing business as amazon (/ ˈ æ m ə ˌ z ɒ n /), is an american electronic commerce and cloud computing company based in seattle, washington, that was founded by jeff bezos on july 5, 1994. Founded by jeff bezos in a garage in seattle in 1995, amazon was named after the world's biggest river to complement his vision of it becoming the world's biggest bookstore by 2000 however, the company had moved well beyond simply selling books, expanding into an online marketplace stocking and selling all sorts of goods and services.
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