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Infographic: How Amazon makes money

People with the Amazon go app can pick up items at the Amazon Go store which are automatically added to their online account with no lines or checkout/GETTY/AFP-File

Amazon is the world’s largest e-commerce company by revenue and market capitalization. It started as an online bookstore but now encompasses video games, software, electronics, cloud service, media streaming among many other services and products.

Amazon, which was founded by world’s richest person – Jeff Bezos – in 1994 – has over 550,000 employees, making it the second biggest employer in the US after Walmart.

But Amazon has a unique structure of making money. See the infographic below by

How Does Amazon Make Money?
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