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Investing in the U.S.
Since 2011, Amazon has invested over $160 billion in the US, including infrastructure and compensation to our employees – $53 billion in 2017 alone. Continue Reading
About Amazon

About Amazon

Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking.

2018 Letter to Shareholders

To our shareowners: Something strange and remarkable has happened over the last 20 years.

Your own company, powered by Amazon

Amazon’s Delivery Service Partner program puts you in the driver’s seat of your own business.

Skills today for tomorrow’s jobs

Amazon pledges to upskill 100,000 U.S. employees by 2025 through programs like Amazon Technical Academy.

New robots, new jobs

Innovation is opening up new career paths in Amazon warehouses.

Can I watch YouTube on Fire TV?

The official YouTube app is now live on compatible Fire TV devices.

Driving change in the public sector

Teresa Carlson, leader of AWS Worldwide Public Sector, shares the importance of supporting underrepresented communities in tech and finding balance.

7 can't-miss Prime Day deals

We've gathered a few of our (many) favorite Prime Day deals - see what we're shopping.

Amazon leader. Cultural ambassador. Bridge builder.

Mahammud Hirsi works to connect cultures inside and outside Amazon warehouses.

Our Upskilling 2025 programs

As part of Upskilling 2025, Amazon is building on the success of its current programs as well as creating new training opportunities for employees across the United States.

Best books of 2019, so far

Amazon Books editors share their picks for best books of 2019. Which will you read first?

Amazon’s latest donations to support housing and homelessness programs

By teaming with our passionate employees, we hope to have a greater impact on housing and homelessness in our HQ regions of Seattle, WA and Arlington, VA.

Free returns with no box, tape, or label needed

Amazon makes returns even easier with thousands of free drop off options for millions of items.
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Human+ machine, new skilling, and inclusivity are key to driving a talent agenda

An op-ed from Accenture: Six decades later, it is time to address technology’s impact on talent.

The future of work is now

An op-ed from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation: The future of work is now and the problem we are solving is not adapting to new technologies, but adapting to the dynamism of the economy, which will only accelerate.

$40,000 scholarships and guaranteed Amazon internships

The inaugural Amazon Future Engineer scholarships support college-bound seniors in underrepresented and underserved communities.
Diversity and inclusion
Amazon’s mission is to be the earth’s most customer-centric company, and this mission is central to our work in diversity and inclusion.
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