If you haven’t been touched by Amazon in some way over the past 20 years, then you are missing “the revolution”. Someone had to prove that Bricks and Mortar had its limitations when it came to selling merchandise. The Apple Store and Nordstrom’s mystique is limited to a small number of affluent consumers. The rest of us clip coupons, search online for deals, and use the computer as a virtual “Sears Catalog” for the items we need and then sometimes want.
“Over the last 20 years Amazon has changed many of the rules governing the online world, including some of the rules enacted in Washington, DC. Here are five key issues where Amazon used its massive power to sway the market in one direction or another. “
Thanks to Yahoo Tech