A report from the Wall Street Journal provides a fascinating window into how Amazon identifies potential competitors and allegedly clones their products. In 2016, Amazon reportedly set its sights on online furniture retailer Wayfair, which had a much larger selection of products than Amazon. According to the Journal, Amazon created a department known as the “Wayfair Parity Team” which analyzed...
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