Fun Amazon Facts

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1. Amazon is nearly 20 years into the business and continues to barely break even in finances.
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2. Unused iPod Classics are going for more than $500 on Amazon.
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3. You can buy a UFO detector from Amazon for $94.95.
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4. Amazon uses tiny robots in their warehouses that search for items, collect them and bring them to the shipping station.
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5. An undercover investigation concluded that Amazon warehouse workers are at higher risk of mental and physical illness.
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6. Amazon offers its employees up to US$5,000 to quit their jobs – They do this to ensure that their employees really want to work there.
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7. The Amazon "pickers" that find your order in the warehouse walk about 13 miles in one 10-hour shift.
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8. The CIA uses Amazon Cloud Services.
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9. If you buy something on Amazon and the price goes down within 30 days, you can email them and they will refund how much the price went down.
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10. You can buy canned Unicorn meat on Amazon for $10.99!
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11. A man once ordered a TV on Amazon, but got a semi-automatic assault rifle instead.

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