Get encouraged as we unravel the very inspiring story of how Jeff Bezos founded the giant Amazon in his garage.
Amazon is an American multinational company that targets e-commerce, cloud computing, artificial intelligence, digital streaming. Amazon is one of the most leading companies in the U.S along with Google, Microsoft, Apple and Facebook.
The company experienced huge success making it the world’s most valuable brand.
History of Amazon
Amazon was founded by Jeff Bezos in July 1994, just like many other legendary brands, it had its humble beginnings in Bezos’s garage in Bellevue, Washington.
The name itself gives away its speciality of providing a plethora of products, if you stare at the logo for some time you’ll realize an arrow pointing the “A” of Amazon to the “Z” of the spelling in insinuating the clever wordplay showcasing the philosophy of the company that almost anything is available on it.
Jeff Bezos decided at Seattle due to its inclination towards technology also having Microsoft located there. It went public in May 1997. They set out selling music and videos initially from 1998.
The company started off as an online marketplace for various products ranging from food to jewellery to electrical appliances and so on. Its unique marketing strategy made the brand skyrocket its sales surpassing Walmart in 2015 as the most valuable retailer in the U.S.
The company also markets the widely known e-learning medium called Kindle. It is renowned for its dynamic and diverse stretch of industries like Amazon AI, live streaming platform cloud computing. As of 2020, It became the largest company in the U.S.
Amazon provides a bunch of streaming services like Twitch, Amazon Prime, Music, Audible. One of the reasons for its most breathtaking success is credited to mostly pure convenience.
The sheer comfort of being wherever you wanted to be and get anything you wanted to be delivered to your doorstep without any hassle, If you wanted to get a book, you no longer have to go to a bookstore but be at the leisure of your sofa and order a book, also find reviews before purchasing the product while having the independence to return it, if it is not desirable anymore.
It became the biggest company due to its impeccable customer service as well, building a brilliant and loyal customer bond that facilitated the growth of the company.
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