US Senators Investigate ‘Amazon’s Choice’ Badge
August 14, 2019 at 10:12 am

Amazon says the "Amazon's Choice" badge is meant to simplify the shopping experience for customers by recommending highly rated products with the best value. But now, a pair of high-profiled U.S. Senators are questioning the program's validity.

FTC Head Open to Breaking Up Big Tech Companies
August 14, 2019 at 9:13 am

The chair of the Federal Trade Commission said in an interview this week that he is more than willing to break up big tech companies—by undoing past mergers and acquisitions—if that proves to be the best remedy for rebalancing the scales of competition.

FTC Looking Into Deal Between Amazon and Apple
August 5, 2019 at 9:43 am

The Federal Trade Commission is looking into possible antitrust violations after a deal between Amazon and Apple has resulted in legitimate third-party marketplace sellers' businesses being forced off of Amazon's platform.

Amazon Prime Day 2019 is Off to a Resoundingly Fast Start
July 16, 2019 at 8:51 am

Now in its fifth year, the 2019 edition of Amazon Prime Day is off to a hot start. Small and medium-sized sellers had their most successful 24-hour selling period in company history, according to Amazon.