Seventeen years ago, Jeff Bezos founded Amazon.com as an online bookstore with inventory in his own garage. Now, Amazon serves 137 million customers a week from 25 million square feet of warehouse inventory. From the garage in Bellevue, Washington to the giant that it is today, here are nine things you need to know about its staggering growth.
These eye-opening facts were compiled and presented by Frugal Dad. Do you shop at Amazon.com? If so, why is it your choice retailer?
Fathoming Amazon Infographic Credits, courtesy of Visual.ly: