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Topic: amazon

Amazon Memo Lists Trump Dos and Don’ts

By Priya Anand · Nov 02, 2018 7:01 AM PDT · 3 comments

President Donald Trump has attacked Amazon or its CEO Jeff Bezos on Twitter almost two dozen times over the past three years, often inaccurately accusing Amazon of using the Washington Post, which Mr. Bezos personally owns, as a lobbying arm. Invariably, Amazon’s official response to the attacks: crickets.

It turns out Amazon has a detailed set of talking points for its public policy ...

Walmart Builds, Buys Digital Brands in Search for Shoppers

By Priya Anand · Oct 17, 2018 7:01 AM PDT · 1 comment

Andy Dunn, the founder and then-CEO of menswear company Bonobos, declared two years ago that big companies were nearly incapable of creating cool online brands aimed at millennials.

Then a funny thing happened: He sold Bonobos to Walmart last year and became responsible for doing just that for the world’s largest retailer. At Walmart, Mr. Dunn is now a senior vice president of digitally ...