Facebook Inc (FB)’s One-Stop Shop Will Kill Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) Monopoly in e-commerce?


Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is looking to create robust and useful methods to elevate its e-commerce efforts for years. Recently, it acquired TheFind, an e-commerce search. This could culminate into a huge threat for Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) because of a variety of features Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) is planning to launch which will give retailers, advertisers and end users an abundant space to shop, search the products and enjoy special offers.

Facebook, is FB a good stock to buy, Mark Zuckerberg, Chinese, Tsinghua University Beijing,

The biggest advantage Facebook will have over Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is the social media aspect. People love to shop what is famous, trendy and fashionable among the youth. Millions of Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) users could shop during their social media time, give reviews to products. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s retargeting of ads and product discovery features based on likes and popularity were already rolling out because of its partnership with TheFind since 2010. Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) on the other hand remains a complete, dedicated shopping platform. It will remain to be the best option for small businesses, but Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s e-commerce platform will imbibe all the youth and millennials.

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB)’s product discovery will crawl all the major brands, retailers, websites like eBay and Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) to give the aggregated results, comparisons special offers and details at one place. This will convert Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) in a one-stop shop where is users could discover, buy products, pay, like, brag and check out.

Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) will also launch location-based ads to increase local sales. Amazon will have to tackle Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) by smart strategies and introduction of news features otherwise advertisers, retailers are likely to get drifted towards the social media giant, splitting the Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)’s ecommerce market share.

  Ken Griffin holds 4.58 million shares worth $307.87 million of Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB).

Suggested Articles:

Hedge Fund Billionaires

Most Expensive Smartphones in the World