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Zappos.com

Company nameZappos.com
Company typeSubsidiary of Amazon.com
SloganWe are a service company that happens to sell shoes. And handbags. And more...
IndustryRetail
Founded1999
HeadquartersCurrent Headquarters: Henderson, Nevada, USA
Warehouse: Shepherdsville, Kentucky, USA
Future Headquarters: Las Vegas, Nevada, USA
Key peopleNick Swinmurn, founder
Tony Hsieh, CEO
Chris Nielsen, CFO
ProductsShoes, handbags, eyewear, accessories, apparel
RevenueUSD$1 billion (2009)
Owner(s)Amazon.com
Employees1500+

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Zappos.com is an online shoe and apparel shop currently based in Henderson, Nevada.

In July 2009, the company announced it would be acquired by Amazon.com in an all-stock deal worth about $1.2 billion. Since its founding in 1999, Zappos has grown to be the largest online shoe store.

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Zappos.com, Inc. has released several updates for the Zappos.com app for Iphone. Check out the video to see it in action and head to the app store to try it ...
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'Amazon bought Zappos partly because there was little overlap in customers,' said LinIt was in November that Amazon closed its $1.2 billion (at Amazon's curr...
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Now that Amazon's $1.2 bln deal is completed, Alfred Lin talks about synergies and plansIts been a few months since Amazon's acquisition of Zappos closed in ...
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COO Alfred Lin on his lessons as an entrepreneur on the road to a $1B exit to Amazon. Earlier this month, Alfred Lin, said he was leaving his COO/CFO post at...
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Las Vegas Sun--And then there was the large hunk of solid chocolate shaped as a foot complete with toenails that was delivered to online retailer -Zappos.com- with a note about hoping to “get a foot in the door.” Both got the job applicants what - Date : Sat, 11 Jun 2011 09:11:31 GMT+00:00
Zappos Embraces Continuous Iteration with iPad App - eMarketer Tweet this news
eMarketer--Ian Klassen manages the mobile team at -Zappos.com- and is responsible for project management and business development. He spoke with eMarketer Writer/Analyst Tobi Elkin about how Zappos has incorporated an iPad app into its business and is evo - Date : Fri, 15 Apr 2011 12:04:11 GMT+00:00
Your Stylist: Getting beach ready while staying Earth friendly - Los Angeles Times (blog) Tweet this news
Los Angeles Times (blog)--$120 at www.-zappos.com- And finally, of course, there is the beach bag. This vibrant blue-and-white tote from Sun Creations is made entirely of recycled plastic bags called “plarn” (plastic yarn) and crocheted to create this - Date : Mon, 18 Apr 2011 15:00:16 GMT+00:00
Study spotlights impact of customer experience - APRO RTO Headquarters Tweet this news
APRO RTO Headquarters--Online Services: Amazon.com led the online shopping sector with an NPS of 70%, edging out other leading online sites such as eBay and the Amazon.com subsidiary -Zappos.com-. In the online search and information category, Google and - Date : Mon, 18 Apr 2011 20:30:49 GMT+00:00
Zappo's Speaker of the House to deliver keynote address at the National ... - Asianjournal.com Tweet this news
Asianjournal.com--At this exciting event designed to inspire and encourage, those in attendance will hear an empowering message from Jamie Naughton, -Zappos.com's- Speaker of the House with a special message from CEO Tony Hsieh, who will share detail - Date : Thu, 14 Apr 2011 18:13:11 GMT+00:00
Marlena inspired scarf creates winning look - Fibre2fashion.com Tweet this news
Fibre2fashion.com---Zappos.com-, a leader in online apparel and footwear sales, has partnered with Twentieth Century Fox to create a Limited Edition scarf inspired by Reese Witherspoon's character, “Marlena,” in the much-anticipated motion pictur - Date : Wed, 06 Apr 2011 09:33:13 GMT+00:00
Zappos closes its Canadian storefront - InternetRetailer.com Tweet this news
InternetRetailer.com--Shoe and accessory e-retailer -Zappos.com- announced today that it will close its Canada.-Zappos.com- storefront and no longer ship to customers in Canada as of April 1. -Zappos.com- Inc.'s Canadian e-retail business encountered - Date : Fri, 25 Mar 2011 21:46:11 GMT+00:00
Shoe retailer walks away from Canada - Ottawa Citizen Tweet this news
Ottawa Citizen--Popular online shoe retailer -Zappos.com- says it is pulling out of Canada because of high brokerage fees and confusing cross-border shipping policies. "We have struggled with general uncertainty and ... - Date : Fri, 25 Mar 2011 07:34:12 GMT+00:00
How FedEx and UPS Made the Airport an Anti-Factory - The Faster Times Tweet this news
The Faster Times--I saw scanners in action the next morning down the highway in the cavernous home of -Zappos.com-, and I kept seeing them until I was halfway around the world in the electronics factories of Shenzhen. But FedEx reinvented them, UPS helped - Date : Fri, 01 Apr 2011 16:29:30 GMT+00:00
LA's troubled boutiques - LA Observed Tweet this news
LA Observed--Southern California specialty retail has been slammed by a milieu of competitive pressures from retailers as diverse as Forever 21 and -Zappos.com-, a reliance on casual lifestyle apparel with unsustainably high pre-recession pricing and a de - Date : Wed, 30 Mar 2011 20:52:19 GMT+00:00

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