Amazon is a very rich company
3 years ago (on Sep 7, 2018)
Amazon is a big company. It is worth 1 trillion dollars. That is a lot of money.
In 1994, a man starts the company in Seattle. His name is Jeff Bezos. At the beginning, the company sells books and CDs on its website. After that, the company also sells other things, such as toys and clothes. It now sells everything.
Amazon also becomes a very big technology company.
Last year, the company makes 178 billion dollars. Its owner, Jeff Bezos, is very very rich. He has 167 billion dollars.
If something is worth 10 dollars, it means you have to pay 10 dollars to buy it.
To earn something.