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Amazon’s most extreme delivery

In “the land of high passes,” the challenges are as vast as the landscape.

Honoring the military community

A celebration to unveil Amazon Air's 40th plane, in honor of our military community.
Books are in our DNA at Amazon – it’s where we started and it’s core to who we are. In 1995 when Jeff Bezos founded Amazon, he began with books.

Best books of the year

Amazon book editors weigh in on book trends and best books of 2018.

The final chapter

Running out of time, a writer races to leave a legacy.
Over the last 5-years, Amazon has created more than 125 jobs in the US every day – from fulfillment centers to corporate offices, we’ve invested over $100 billion in the US alone.

Amazon selects New York City and Northern Virginia for new headquarters

Amazon to invest $5 billion and create more than 50,000 jobs across the two new headquarters, and announces Nashville as new Operations Center of Excellence with more than 5,000 jobs.

Feeding a sense of community in Chattanooga

Amazon has helped spark a bustling food truck scene outside its warehouse in Tennessee, which keeps employees well-fed and local businesses booming.
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Investing in recycling solutions to protect the planet

Amazon’s $10 million investment will help Closed Loop Fund improve recycling for millions of households.

Judge a toy by its box

How Amazon and Hasbro came together to invent better packaging.
If you're an inventor, you'll love being an Amazonian. From day one at Amazon, you'll take ownership of projects that have a direct impact on our customers.

Blind since birth, writing code at Amazon since 2013

Michael Forzano said he has a good “mental map of the structure of the code,” which allows him to help colleagues and provide unique feedback to his team.
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How to pack a Prime plane

Amazon’s Prime Air planes work on customers’ behalf to fulfill our two-day delivery promise to Prime members.

How Alexa keeps getting smarter

Our head scientist goes behind the scenes to explain how Amazon Alexa's new features and capabilities were developed and the scientific advances behind them.
We care deeply about the communities our employees call home.

We look for uniquely Amazonian and innovative ways to make positive, lasting impacts and encourage our employees to champion causes they care about.

Cracking the code

Giving students from kindergarten through college the resources and skills to build their brightest futures.

The power of breakfast

Working with Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry program to help deliver breakfast to students in need.
Amazon empowers small and medium-sized businesses to reach millions of customers.

Steeped in success

Tea Forté is geared up to make Prime Day 2018 its single biggest day ever.

There’s opportunity anywhere you live

A rural Idaho mom built a business on Amazon without leaving the land she loves.
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