Amazon sent a note to some brands on Wednesday asking about the impact of the coronavirus on their supply chains, indicating that it was worried about inventory for its Prime Day sales event this summer, according to The New York Times. Many sellers on Amazon rely on Chinese manufacturers to produce their products. With factories paralyzed, as workers stay home due to the virus, Amazon could...
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