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SMB impact report
More than half of the items sold in Amazon's stores worldwide are from small and medium-sized businesses.

SMB Impact Report

2020 Amazon SMB Impact Report

Small business success in challenging times.

Amazon shares 2020 list of top 10 states for digital entrepreneurs

See which states have the most digital entrepreneurs per capita, and which states top the list for the fastest-growing digital entrepreneurs.

U.S. small and medium-sized businesses on Amazon

Millions of small and medium-sized businesses from around the world sell on Amazon and half of all items purchased on Amazon come from SMBs.

Amazon's impact on small businesses

There are more than 1.9 million businesses, content creators, and developers in the U.S. alone, using Amazon products and services to follow their dreams and reach customers.

Amazon’s economic impact in the U.S.

A snapshot of our job creation activities, tax profile, and significant investments in communities across the country.

Support small businesses selling handcrafted goods

Amazon Handmade has launched a new shopping experience to connect customers with local small businesses across the U.S. selling handcrafted products.

Helping traditions thrive

Small businesses find success selling gourmet foods and specialty items in Amazon's stores.

Small businesses making a big impact

Three companies who put social responsibility at the core of their mission.

Innovating for small businesses

How we're using machine learning to help small and medium-sized businesses selling on Amazon.

A business born out of necessity

In the throes of new parenthood, Tara Darnley delivered a healthy baby business. Now it's growing on Amazon.
Amazon's impact on U.S. small and medium-sized businesses
Millions of small and medium-sized businesses from around the world sell on Amazon and half of all items purchased on Amazon come from SMBs.
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A business built on a second chance

Staying "small, intimate, and local" while growing with Amazon.

Camp Handmade brings the magic of unique crafts and creativity home

Amazon Handmade brings lessons and fun from Makers from across the country to our customers.

Small business sellers are stepping up during the COVID-19 pandemic

How third-party sellers on Amazon are making a big impact in their communities.

Amazon provides first batch of grants to neighbors losing business due to COVID‑19

Small businesses near our headquarters invited to apply for help from $5 million Neighborhood Small Business Relief Fund.

Amazon champions women-owned businesses

The company announces a year-long partnership with International Women’s Day and launches first-of-its-kind collaboration with fashion icon Diane von Furstenberg supporting sellers, Amazonians, and artists.
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