2018 Letter to Shareholders

To our shareowners: Something strange and remarkable has happened over the last 20 years.

Celebrate all the good puppers and doggos (or kitters and cattos) in your life this International Pets Day

To celebrate International Pets Day, Amazon is proud to announce the first Australian Face of Amazon Pets: a two-year-old toy poodle from Sydney named Poncho. Poncho loves long hikes, hates anything water-related (except muddy puddles), and has a lifelong ambition to destroy every single squeaky toy in the world!
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Are you getting enough sleep?

Everybody knows that sleep is a crucial part of a happy, healthy lifestyle, but all too often it’s something Australians neglect.

Amazon Australia 2018 Trends Report

Today we’ve launched our 2018 Trends Report, in which we look back at some of the highlights from our first year in Australia, what Aussies have loved, and some of the trends that have taken the country by storm.

A paw-tnership made in heaven: Aussie Dog Guy and Amazon Pet Supplies

Long before he helped launch our new Pet Supplies category, Ryan Anderson, AKA Aussie Dog Guy, grew up collecting animals in Wombarra on the NSW south coast.

Amazon Father’s Day gift guide

If you want to make sure Dad’s face is plastered with a big ol’ grin this Father’s Day, the task may not be as Herculean as it first appears.

Smarter, better, faster, Amazon

Amazon's Sydney fulfilment centre opens its doors.

Amazon announces paw-fect new category for Australian pets

While Australia’s humans have had almost a year to enjoy the wide range of products on offer at Amazon, the country’s furry, feathered and finned residents haven’t had their turn. Until now.

Read in more places with the all-new Kindle

Today we introduced the all-new Kindle with adjustable display brightness, giving Aussies more comfortable reading in even more places.

Amazon recognised as a LinkedIn Top Company in nine countries

Amazon offices around the world - including Australia - named as some of the most desirable places to work in 2019.

Alexa, sing me a song

Alexa loves to entertain you with a good joke, a solid pun, and – possibly more than anything – a catchy tune.

Amazon Fashion supporting local Australian brands

We are excited to announce the launch of the Amazon Fashion 2018 Local Brand Award, giving up and coming Aussie brands the opportunity to win a $75,000 marketing package to accelerate their growth and introduce them to more customers around the country.

Fulfilment by Amazon

FBA launched in Australia in February of 2018, meaning that businesses can now benefit from Amazon’s logistics capabilities, helping them quickly and efficiently reach customers across Australia.

Our first Australian Innovation Day

On 10th April we held our first Innovation Day at the International Convention Centre in Sydney’s Darling Harbour, designed to inspire business and technology leaders.
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