Amazon: The Prime Effect

(Rochester, NY) – Amazon, what it is and what power does it have? Amazon: The Prime Effect, airing Sunday, July 11 at 9 p.m. on AM 1370, takes an in-depth look at the structure of Amazon, the invisible strings that tie together the parts, and why those parts create something the government is keeping its eye on.

Guests include: 

James Thomson, chief strategy officer, and partner at Buy Box Experts, an agency that works with Amazon brands and brand investors. Co-founder of the Prosper Show, an education conference for large Amazon sellers. Author of “Controlling Your Brand in the Age of Amazon." 

Stacy Mitchell, co-director of the Institute for Local Self-Reliance, a research and advocacy organization focused on combatting corporate control to build equitable communities. Author of several reports and articles about Amazon's power, including “Amazon’s Stranglehold” and “Antitrust and the Decline of America’s Independent businesses." 

Photo: 
Credit: Mark Lennihan/AP

 


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