Amazon is an online retailer with its headquarters located in Seattle, Washington. The company offers an online platform for buyers and sellers, and it specializes in consumer electronics. Now, the company also manufactures electronic items like the popular Kindle e-book reader and the popular tablet, Kindle Fire. The company now offers cloud-computing services for its users. It operates a number of retail websites in different countries and also offer international shipping facility in other countries, where it does not operate a website. It is 1994, when the company started its functions and now it gas fulfillment centers and offices in different locations.