DID YOU KNOW?
Amazon, the e-commerce giant started in a garage in Bellvue, Washington? It started in 1994 with funding from Nick Hanauer followed by Tom Alburg. The company went public in 1997 with an IPO that was targeting $18. By end of the day though, the share price was at $24 resulting in a $54 million in funds. The same year, Amazon also added movies and music to its offerings. By 2009, the company had fulfillment centers in 12 states and 8 countries. The company has reportedly made $6.7 billion in the 4th quarter of 2008. Its headquarters are in Seattle, Washington now. It also employs more than 21, 000 employees worldwide.
Today, the company's reach and popularity span the entire globe. Amazon is the preferred e-commerce site for most buyers. Not only that but the site also hosts plenty of deals and price drops all the time. With such a large site. it can get pretty difficult to keep up with it. There are plenty of apps to help out with this. Deals trackers are popular to use in partnership with price trackers. The best Amazon price trackers check for the lowest prices in real time. It's a great time for Amazon shoppers with all these tools at their disposal. Tools that ensure they have the best online shopping experience available to them.