December 2016 saw Amazon’s growing business offering open up in Germany, and the UK is its next target – due in ‘early 2017’.
Since the launch of Amazon Supply in 2012, Amazon has been toying with the B2BMichiel Schipperus, CEO of Sana Commerce.market. Speculation has concentrated on its power to succeed and its potential to usurp the position of many specialist e-commerce platforms and web shops already in use by manufacturers, wholesalers and distributors online.
Source: Amazon Business: A threat to B2B e-Commerce? – Computer Business Review