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Expands beyond books

4 Aug, 1998

Amazon buys Junglee Corporation and Planet All. The combined purchases will allow the online bookseller to go beyond books and compact discs to sell computer hardware and apparel on its retail website. Bezos:

We’re at an inflection point where we are now looking at a broader range of products.

Amazon has 3.1 million customers and made $203 million dollars already this fiscal term.