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Pets.com & Kozmo.com

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The New York Times reported, that Amazon had put in about $60 million of capital into Kozmo.com; it closed down after a few years. Similarly, Amazon invested in another online retailing company called Pets.com which shut down in 2002; Amazon had bought 50 percent of the stakes along with financing $50 million.

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Amazon Destinations

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A venture that shut down in about 6 months, Amazon Destinations focused on the local getaways and their reservations had closed off on October –a truly brief venture, that Bezos never spoke a lot about.

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Amazon Wallet

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Introducing to its customers, the facility of storing loyalty cards as well as gift cards, the venture died out because the consumers weren’t allowed credit or debit card storage.

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