Jul 122017

Inside Amazon

“Nightline” takes you Inside Amazon to see the massive retail business on the biggest online shopping day of the year.  Amazon has one of the top supply chain networks in the world.

Jeff Bezos and Amazon Quotes

Jeff Bezo Inside Amazon and its supply chain

At one time people might of thought Jeff Bezos was crazy for opening up an online book store.  He has changed their minds now.  Take a look Inside Amazon.  Amazon’s supply chain is simply amazing.

Jeff Bezos Amazon Woolworths quote supply chain

May 272017

The future of warehouses may be one with fast shipments and few human employees if robots like Kiva Systems continue to invade the workplace.

Quotes from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos

  • “If your customer base is aging with you, then eventually you are going to become obsolete or irrelevant. You need to be constantly figuring out who are your new customers and what are you doing to stay forever young.” ~ Jeff Bezos, CEO Amazon
  • “The most important single thing is to focus obsessively on the customer. Our goal is to be earth’s most customer-centric company.” ~ Jeff Bezos
  • “We see our customers as invited guests to a party, and we are the hosts. It’s our job every day to make every important aspect of the customer experience a little bit better.”  ~ Jeff Bezos

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Jan 112017

Alibaba Supply Chain Warehouse

The Alibaba Supply Chain is competing head on with the Amazon Supply Chain.  Several years ago the Walmart Supply Chain was the 800 pound gorilla.  Now companies like Alibaba and Amazon are competing with innovative distribution centers to service online customers.

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Jul 112016

Amazon Warehouse – behind the scenes

Amazon Quotes:

  • “Barnes & Noble and Borders had a vested interest in ensuring the book business was protected. Amazon’s strategy is radically different. Amazon can afford to use [books] as a vehicle to sell everything else.”   ~ Oren Teicher
  • “Your margin is my opportunity.” ~ Jeff Bezos, CEO of Amazon
  • “We’ve done price elasticity studies, and the answer is always that we should raise prices. We don’t do that, because we believe — and we have to take this as an article of faith — that by keeping our prices very, very low, we earn trust with customers over time, and that that actually does maximize free cash flow over the long term.” ~ Jeff Bezos
  • “We innovate by starting with the customer and working backwards. That becomes the touchstone for how we invent.” ~ Jeff Bezos

Amazon Supply Chain Information.


Apr 112016

Amazon Fulfillment

Amazon fulfillment center’s cover 14 miles of conveyor belts.

Quotes Regarding Amazon and Retail

  • “We see our customers as invited guests to a party, and we are the hosts. It’s our job every day to make every important aspect of the customer experience a little bit better.” ~ Jeff Bezos, founder of Amazon.
  • “If you make customers unhappy in the physical world, they might each tell 6 friends. If you make customers unhappy on the Internet, they can each tell 6,000 friends.” ~ Jeff Bezos, done amazing things with the retail supply chain.
  • “The best customer service is if the customer doesn’t need to call you, doesn’t need to talk to you. It just works.” ~ Jeff Bezos
  • “Give ordinary folk the chance to buy the same things as rich people.” ~ Sam Walton, founder of Walmart. Supply Chain Guru. 
  • “In the South, we tell stories. We tell stories if you’re in a sales position, if you’re in a retail position, you lure your customer by telling a story. You just do.” ~ Tate Taylor
  • “Jeff Bezos was one of those best and brightest who came to N.Y. to work in finance. He didn’t need to know anything about retail bookselling to start Amazon.”  ~ Jose Ferreira

Here is an assortment of retail blogs regarding Walmart, Amazon, Alibaba.

Amazon Fulfillment Supply Chain quotes

Jan 262016

Cyber Monday at Amazon’s fulfillment center

Walmart and Amazon Supply Chain:

Jan 192016

From Youtube.com: When you think of Walmart do a plethora of contradictory thoughts and images come into your brain? Well get ready for it to get even more confusing because the world’s largest retailer and the 19th largest economy in the world have stepped up the plate with one of the best corporate sustainability plans in the world.

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Dec 212015

Walmart Big Data

Walmart Big Data.  From Youtube: Walmart has made a significant investment in data science over the years and it’s making a real business impact. Get the inside scoop from Jaya Kolhatkar, vice president of engineering at @WalmartLabs, on the role data plays in e-commerce and her advice for setting up a data science team that gets results.

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Dec 042015

Amazon Senior Vice President Worldwide Operations Dave Clark discusses the company’s army of Kiva robots that help box and ship products.

Amazon and Walmart Supply Chain


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