For all the attention focused on Amazon’s new TV-streaming deviceand expanding selection of Prime Instant TV and movies, the company’s next big money-maker could be something scarcely talked about and entirely less sexy: wholesale distribution. AmazonSupply — which is still listed as a beta product — … prices were about 25% lower than others in the industry… the potential market is enormous: Wholesalers made $7.2 trillion in revenue in 2012
Amazon Is Attacking A Potential Trillion-Dollar Industry … Jillian D’Onfro, Business Insider.
See also: Amazon’s Wholesale Slaughter: Jeff Bezos’ $8 Trillion B2B Bet. By Clare O’Connor, Forbes.