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Amazon stock takes a beating amid lower profits and weak guidance for the holiday season

  By Sam Becker October 27, 2022   Amazon reported mixed Q3 earnings on Thursday, and Wall Street did not respond kindly. The online retail giant said revenue was $127.1 billion, an increase of 15% year-over-year, but net income fell to $2.9 billion, compared to $3.2 billion a year ago.      Notably, Amazon’s fourth-quarter … Continue reading Amazon stock takes a beating amid lower profits and weak guidance for the holiday season

Amazon Issues Gloomy Forecast, But Ad Sales Keep Growing

Amazon Issues Gloomy Forecast, But Ad Sales Keep Growing by Sarah Mahoney  @mahoney_sarah, October 28, 2022   Oof. Amazon’s latest financial report sent scary shockwaves through the investor community, partly due to earnings that came in lower than expected and weakening results in its powerful Amazon Web Service division. But the real surprise came from … Continue reading Amazon Issues Gloomy Forecast, But Ad Sales Keep Growing

Amazon Ads Features Focus On Measurement, Clean Room, Video

Amazon Ads Features Focus On Measurement, Clean Room, Video by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, October 26, 2022 Amazon confirmed its investment in video advertising Wednesday during unBoxed 2022 with the launch of several new features and services aimed at helping brands introduce products to consumers. There is a service that helps brands create videos, as well … Continue reading Amazon Ads Features Focus On Measurement, Clean Room, Video

Amazon is expanding the Astro’s abilities for both home and business

Amazon Astro is an Alexa robot that roams your home The company unveils its ‘one more thing.’ I. Bonifacic @igorbonifacic   Amazon Astro Amazon The rumors were true. Amazon is working on an Alexa-powered robot on wheels. At its fall hardware event, the company showed off Astro. Set to initially cost $1,000 when it becomes available … Continue reading Amazon is expanding the Astro’s abilities for both home and business

Walmart Connect VP: Deal Events On Retail Sites Like Amazon Increase Traffic On Its Site

Walmart Connect VP Says Deal Events On Retail Sites Drive Traffic by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, October 9, 2022 Economic concerns such as inflation continue to change spending habits for many consumers this year. October marks the beginning of deals season for retailers heading into the holidays — and more than ever, customers are turning to … Continue reading Walmart Connect VP: Deal Events On Retail Sites Like Amazon Increase Traffic On Its Site

Amazon is holding its annual hardware event on September 28th

Here’s everything Amazon announced at its September hardware eventSay hello to Astro and the rest of the company’s new hardware lineup. I. Bonifacic @igorbonifacic   Astro Echo Show 15 Halo Ring and Blink Glow All the rest Amazon held its annual fall hardware event on Tuesday. It’s too bad the company didn’t stream the proceedings … Continue reading Amazon is holding its annual hardware event on September 28th

Amazon to allow merchants to email customers directly

The commerce giant is launching a solution to help third-party sellers re-market to segments of their audience. Kim Davis on September 15, 2022 Amazon is launching Tailored Audiences, a tool that will enable sellers to send free emails to customers and monitor results. The announcement came at Amazon’s Accelerate conference this week. In the past, … Continue reading Amazon to allow merchants to email customers directly