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WEINSWIG’S WEEKLY MAY 3 2019

This week, Deborah Weinswig discusses the slowing of growth in two aspects of Amazon’s retail business, and wonders whether that might be the reason the online giant is bringing one-day delivery to the US.

WEINSWIG’S WEEKLY MARCH 8, 2019

This week’s note “From the Desk of Deborah Weinswig” discusses our recently published second annual survey of Amazon apparel shoppers. Amazon is reportedly planning to open dozens of grocery stores in several major US cities. The stores will be distinct from the company’s Whole Foods chain and the first is to open in Los Angeles as early as the end of this year. Berlin-based e-commerce retailer Zalando is expanding cosmetics delivery to five new markets: Belgium, France, Italy, Denmark and Sweden. The company previously offered cosmetics only in Germany, Poland and Austria. JD.com has expanded its partnership with UK-based online luxury fashion retailer

WEINSWIG’S WEEKLY FEBRUARY 22, 2019

Amazon was among the retailers to report a slower holiday quarter: The company’s North America sales growth slowed from 35.0% in the third quarter to 18.3% in the fourth quarter. These figures exclude Amazon’s high-growth Amazon Web Services (AWS) business and, so, should closely reflect its retail and marketplace revenues.