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Retail versus Amazon

Illustration by David Huang
Amazon’s obsession with fast, frictionless commerce has transformed the retail industry. The more it sells of one thing, the more it’s able to sell more of everything else. This guide covers the company’s outsized ambitions, and how the rest of the industry is trying to catch up.

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