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Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O)

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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Symantec selects Amazon Web services to deliver cloud security to global customers
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 04:30pm EST 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Amazon.Com Inc :Symantec selects Amazon Web services to deliver cloud security to global customers.  Full Article

‍AWS announces Amazon ML Solutions Lab​
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 04:24pm EST 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - Amazon.Com Inc ::‍AWS announces Amazon ML Solutions Lab​.  Full Article

Amazon's cloud is about to announce a health-care deal with Cerner - CNBC
Wednesday, 22 Nov 2017 11:32am EST 

Nov 22 (Reuters) - :Amazon's cloud is about to announce a huge health-care deal with Cerner - CNBC, citing sources‍​.  Full Article

Amazon.Com announces commencement of exchange offer
Monday, 20 Nov 2017 05:52pm EST 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - Amazon.Com Inc ::Amazon.Com, Inc. Announces commencement of exchange offer and consent solicitation for Whole Foods Market, Inc. 5.200% notes due 2025.Amazon.Com Inc - ‍exchange offer & consent solicitation commenced on November 20, 2017 and expire on December 19, 2017, unless extended​.  Full Article

Amazon's AWS announces new AWS Secret Region
Monday, 20 Nov 2017 12:29pm EST 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - Amazon.Com Inc : :AMAZON.COM'S AWS - ANNOUNCES NEW AWS SECRET REGION; AWS SECRET REGION CAN OPERATE WORKLOADS UP TO THE SECRET U.S. SECURITY CLASSIFICATION LEVEL‍​.AMAZON.COM'S AWS - AWS SECRET REGION AVAILABLE TO U.S. INTELLIGENCE COMMUNITY THROUGH THE IC'S COMMERCIAL CLOUD SERVICES (C2S) CONTRACT WITH AWS.  Full Article

Auchan says has not been approached by Amazon for deals in Europe
Monday, 20 Nov 2017 05:45am EST 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - Auchan Retail [RIC:RIC:AUCH.UL] CEO Wilhelm Hubner tells a conference call with journalists that::Auchan has not been approached by Amazon for deals in Europe.Deal announced with Alibaba is limited to China.Too early to say if there will be other partnerships with Alibaba in other countries in the future.  Full Article

Mediawan sells SVOD rights to “Zone Blanche” to Amazon
Monday, 20 Nov 2017 01:26am EST 

Nov 20 (Reuters) - MEDIAWAN SA ::MEDIAWAN SA - SALE OF “ZONE BLANCHE” SVOD RIGHTS TO AMAZON.  Full Article

Tiger Global Management raises share stake in Amazon, cuts share stake in Teladoc
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 02:57pm EST 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Tiger Global Management:Tiger Global Management raises share stake in Amazon.com Inc by 23.7 percent to 1.5 million shares - SEC filing.Tiger Global Management cuts share stake in Teladoc Inc by 56 percent to 1.8 million shares.Tiger Global Management - Change in holdings are as of Sept 30, 2017 and compared with the previous quarter ended as of June 30, 2017.  Full Article

French supermarket retailer Carrefour to present strategy plan on Jan. 23
Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017 02:00am EST 

Nov 14 (Reuters) - Carrefour ::* Company to announce new strategy plan on Jan. 23..* Earlier this week, French retail giant Carrefour - under mounting pressure from traditional rivals as well as new competitors like Amazon - had sought to reassure investors that its plan to turn around its business was on track following a report of a delay. nL8N1NJ2SJ.* Shares in the world's second-biggest retailer fell nearly 2 percent on Monday after BFM Business radio said new CEO Alexandre Bompard was unlikely to unveil his revival plan before early 2018 instead of before end-2017 as previously announced..* The company is working on what is expected to be a far-reaching restructuring plan that some analysts estimate could involve one billion euros of cost cuts..* One reason for postponing the announcement was to avoid any labour trouble over the crucial Christmas period, BFM said..  Full Article

Kohl's CEO- Relatively bullish on Q4 based on trend of business coming into the quarter
Thursday, 9 Nov 2017 09:37am EST 

Nov 9 (Reuters) - Kohls :CFO- positive impact of less clearance markdowns in Q3 more than offset by higher shipping costs in online business and higher reserves.CFO- approximately $8 million of SG&A increase in Q3 was attributable to the hurricanes harvey and irma.On conf call- Q3 regular priced sales were up 1% while clearance sales were down 7%.On conf call- Q3 sales in our core women's business was negative but saw improvement in private brands.CEO- "a portion of improvement in sales trend is attributable to our targeted efforts to capture share from competitive store closures".CEO- expect a very strong holiday performance in both active apparel and footwear categories.CEO- online generated demand sales grew 15% for Q3, continue to grow the percentage of online orders that are fulfilled by stores.Will pilot a further evolution of loyalty program in Q2 next year with about 100 stores, company-wide rollout intended for fy2019.CEO says both Amazon tests launched successfully in mid-october, declines to share further details.Overall in the fourth quarter, have increased our marketing.Inventory per store at the end of Q3 was down low single digits and is expected to be down mid-single digits at the end of the year.The 3 hurricanes affected about a little over 100 of our stores, those stores remain closed for between 2 and 7 days.Digital marketing is now our largest marketing spend, we're delivering more specific offers based on customers' past preferences.  Full Article