Amazon announced on January 15 that it will launch new categories this year, in addition to the books that are now only available on Amazon.nl. Dutch and foreign companies that want to offer their products via Amazon in the Netherlands can now register on services.amazon.nl. The official start seems to come at the end of February.
Read more about Amazon, the largest US e-commerce platform that was set up in 1994 by Jeff Bezos. Of every dollar spent online, 44 cents go to Amazon. The company grew big by offering books online, and has now grown into a platform for all common consumer products, web shops selling their products through Amazon, digital products, cloud services and since the acquisition of Whole Foods Market also FMCG (supermarket products, including vegetables and fruit).