In March 2020, it hired some one hundred,000 more employees within the US to assist cope with essential gadgets similar to food and medical tools. It additionally reported that it was so busy that it was unable to convey on board new customers and therefore had to have a ready record.
Amazon has famously large server capacity in order to handle the December e-commerce rush. That brief holiday shopping window is so important and so intense, that even a few minutes of downtime might value Amazon millions. According to regulatory filings, Amazon.com focuses its lobbying on the United States Congress, the Federal Communications Commission and the Federal Reserve. Amazon.com spent roughly $3.5 million, $5 million and $9.5 million on lobbying, in 2013, 2014 and 2015, respectively.
An Amazon warehouse protest on March 30, 2020, in Staten Island led to its organizer, Christian Smalls, being fired. Amazon defended the decision by … Read More