Amazon is slashing the number of private-label products it sells under its house brands, following weak sales and increased regulatory scrutiny of the retail practice, which some lawmakers have described as anticompetitive. The Wall Street Journal reported Friday that Amazon executives had ordered the private-label team to trim its product selection and halt reorders for many items beginning...
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