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Trevor Edwards - Nike
This $7 billion business will continue to be fueled by more women engaging in sport, wellness and activity. Our growth in our women's business is outpacing our men's business, and it will continue to do so.feedback
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Oct 26 2017
You can find on this page a variety of quotes, by one or many people, on what they said about Amazon. 421 people are quoted and you can read 731 citations of them about Amazon. Jeff Bezos, Jim Cramer, Brad Stone and Hubert Joly, are those who have spoken the most about this topic. Jeff Bezos said: “I assure you that we also remain hard at work on finding a fourth.”.
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Tim Wentworth - Express Scripts

I feel very confident we'll stand well against an entry in the PBM space, be it Amazon or anybody.feedback

Tim Wentworth - Express Scripts

With Anthem's decision, obviously, it gives us a bit of a clear line of sight to some of the work we have to do.feedback

Todd Gordon

What I like to do heading into earnings is rather than buy puts – which are expensive as implied volatility [or the price of options] gets quickly elevated … let's go ahead and sell [a call spread].feedback

Todd Gordon

Much of the broader indices are breaking through the summer 2017 highs, whereas Amazon is clearly off the high. Amazon hit a record high in July but has since fallen more than 9 percent, putting it in correction territory. Meanwhile, Facebook, Alphabet and Netflix hit new highs last week.feedback

Todd Gordon

It appears that we might try to challenge what they call the neckline [of this pattern]. If it breaks through here, it's quite bearish.feedback

Todd Gordon

This is an earnings trade so you need to commit to the risk overnight. When the earnings report comes out, there's nothing you can do to hedge in the options market, so position size accordingly.feedback

Heath Terry - Goldman Sachs Group

Investor focus remains on operating income with the view that guidance is likely to fall below sell-side consensus of $1.5bn. We expect the company to guide total revenue +26-34% yoy with $0mn to $1.0bn in GAAP operating profits, as guidance factors in the Whole Foods acquisition, [Amazon Web Services] growth accelerates modestly on an 800bps easier comp, and both revenue and expenses reflect the investments in new fulfillment centers and AWS regions.feedback

Ronja Abel

Our state simply wasn't able to accommodate what Amazon was looking for. Amazon was looking for a metro area of 1 million. Montana has a total population of just over 1 million spread out over 100,000 square miles.feedback

Luke Schoenfelder

It certainly has a lot more challenges. Pets are the biggest one.feedback

Charlie Tritschler - Amazon.com

Customers told us they really want to understand and see what's happening when deliveries are happening. It gives them assurance.feedback

Gary Reback - Carr & Ferrell

We are looking at a set of circumstances where the monopolies have become so much more pervasive and intrusive.feedback

Gary Reback - Carr & Ferrell

The big hurdle is, are we going to decide to address these problems as a society? Had we been more diligent, we wouldn't have nearly the problems we have today.feedback

Barry Lynn

Our firing has transformed the discussions among people about the power of these companies. Folks in this town saw this, noticed it, and I'd bet a lot of money a year from now we'll see real huge shifts in feelings around here.feedback

Matt Maloney - GrubHub

We are always looking for opportunities to do this, when it financially makes sense. We are early on a lot of partnerships: Facebook, TripAdvisor, Yelp and Groupon. We're still trying to figure out how to change hungry Facebook diners into GrubHub or hungry Facebook users into GrubHub diners.feedback

Isa Hackett

This is truly an opportunity to find a better way forward, and ultimately toward a balanced representation of women and minorities in leadership positions.feedback

David Einhorn

The market remains very challenging for value investing strategies, as growth stocks have continued to outperform value stocks. The persistence of this dynamic leads to questions regarding whether value investing is a viable strategy. Tesla had an awful quarter both in its current results and future prospects. In response, its shares fell almost 6%. We believe it deserved much worse.feedback

Lynn Povich

If someone is sexually harassing you, someone else is getting harassed, too. I was thinking about this in the Harvey Weinstein case – they had a different situation. They were actresses, freelancers, each coming in one by one, and didn't necessarily know each other. I could understand why they felt so vulnerable and had no one to talk to.feedback

Erin Darke

Both to work on a show that had something to say about feminism and equality, and also to work on a show that had three female leads, who are all different people, not perfect people, but multi-dimensional. It felt so safe and lovely. I miss Cindy like I miss a friend. All of us were not done telling that story.feedback

Erin Darke

Even the most well-intentioned men in our lives actually don't realize the full experience of women. Entertainment can help open them to that.feedback

Erin Darke

The show getting cancelled in that way felt so horribly meta. And such a horrific reminder of how far we haven't come when one guy who seems didn't even watch it just had the power himself to say no, no one gets to watch it.feedback

Lynn Povich

I wrote the book because I believe in people knowing the history of their lives, and young women knew nothing about the lives of their mothers and grandmothers, didn't know there had been years and years of women laying the foundation by fighting for their rights.feedback

Joshua Friedman - Debtwire

That's one of the scarier ones. How cheap does it have to be in retail to decide you're going to wade into that? Some of those companies are companies that will be permanently gone. We're very cautious in that area.feedback

Gayle Troberman - iHeartMedia

We were in tents out there under the magic of it all, and saw a possibility we might have written off on a regular work day looking at our to-do lists.feedback

Jeff Rosenthal

Our North Star is connecting the thought leaders of our time and exposing ground-shifting ideas to the next generation of thought leaders. For us success isn't about résumés, it's about dynamic shared experiences and relationships. We talk so much about technology, but the greatest technology ever create d might just be the dining table. Breaking bread together is an opportunity for amazing people to do impactful work around the world, and we want to create that at scale in perpetuity. It has no boundary as far as we think this can go.feedback

Bryan Meehan - Blue Bottle Coffee

It's easy to get stuck in a bubble. Business people stick with business people. Tech people with tech people. But at Summit, you're as likely to have lunch with an architect or surgeon or hip-hop artist as you are with someone doing what you do.feedback

Anand Sanwal - CB Insights

That's fine in a strong economy but an economic downturn would make it very difficult for the event organizers.feedback

Gayle Troberman - iHeartMedia

Two things happen every time I go to Summit. I meet someone I'll be friends with for the rest of my life and I do something I've never done before.feedback

Anand Sanwal - CB Insights

The recipe for successful events tends to be a mix of top speakers, engaging content, high-end audience and a unique or desirable venue.feedback

Bryan Meehan - Blue Bottle Coffee

I don't need to be at Yellowstone Club hearing about how much money someone has or how much they love their new Tesla. I'd rather have my mind stretched by listening to a human rights campaigner.feedback

Jennifer Rubin

This crowd is its own worst enemy. “The Trump administration has undermined its case for a corporate tax cut by exaggerating the benefits of its overall tax package. For example, the assertion by Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin that a Republican leadership tax plan would generate $2 trillion of additional tax revenue over the next 10 years through economic growth would very likely be proven false.”.feedback

Lloyd Walmsley

Heading into Amazon's 3Q results, we expect strong top-line growth to continue, especially in retail where Amazon has been aggressively investing in fulfillment facilities and content to improve the overall value to consumers / Prime members. We remain bullish on the name as a core long-term holding with the largest TAM [total addressable market] of any company we cover and strong long term barriers.feedback

Doug Anmuth - JPMorgan Chase & Co

Going forward we expect Whole Foods Market revenue to accelerate. We believe Amazon is well positioned as the market leader in eCommerce … We believe Amazon continues to show strong ability to take share of overall eCommerce, and its flexibility in pushing first-party vs. third-party inventory and its Prime offering both serve as major advantages.feedback

Jeff Shelman

It is pretty standard for anchor tenants of a shopping centre to reserve the right in their leases to prohibit improvements to a centre - including the addition of new tenants - without approval and consent.feedback

Terrison Quinn - SRS Real Estate Partners

Many people assume this big, 800-pound gorilla is going to come and beat up all of these retailers. I just don't think that's going to be the case.feedback

Kate Dimmock - Amazon.com

We're delighted to be teaming up with Drew Barrymore to debut her new brand on Amazon Fashion. Drew's impressive career and creative energy is an inspiration, and we're thrilled to be able to offer our customers a collection that embodies her free-spirited style.feedback

Dana Calvo

What we hadn't factored in is that [Amazon Studios head] Roy Price just doesn't care for the show. He's representative of the Amazon culture in that he's just impenetrable. All I know is that in the [season two] pitch, he asked us to refer to the characters by the actors' names because he didn't know the characters' names.feedback

Katie Harnetiaux

The Handmade Gift Shop takes the stress out of shopping for gifts by providing thousands of one-of-a-kind, handcrafted gifts with the convenience and trust that customers already love about Amazon. Every item on Amazon Handmade has a story behind it – and after hearing from customers and artisans, we are thrilled to make gift shopping an experience they will look forward to.feedback

John Schoettler - Amazon.com

Jeff said the type of employees we want to hire and retain will want to live in an urban environment. They are going to want to work, live and play in the urban core.feedback

Rick Yang

Amazon is all about efficiency. But as Amazon gets bigger, it becomes a bit more impersonal.feedback

Kirsten Green

The way I shop and the way I engage with my wardrobe, those experiences don't come to life on Amazon's platform. There's just a lot of room for delivering a different, better experience.feedback

Rick Yang

Stitch Fix packages an experience, which is the difference. This is where I think they are well shielded from Amazon.feedback

Scott Roxborough - The Hollywood Reporter

Before Narcos, before The Crown, before Netflix CEO Reed Hastings ever thought of making series outside the U.S., there was another big American broadcaster already out there, digging deep in high-end TV. For the past seven years, quietly and almost unnoticed outside the industry, HBO Europe has been turning out ambitious, award-winning, and, yes, game-changing drama in countries many American HBO subscribers would struggle to locate on a map.feedback

Rachael Myers

We started seeing apartment listings that would say, No deposit needed and priority for Amazon, Microsoft and Google employees.feedback

Rachael Myers

We don't have enough housing for low-income people especially, but we also just don't have enough housing. And Amazon obviously impacts both of those things.feedback

Rachael Myers

If you're going to get an Amazon that's going to create a ton of high-paying jobs and a ton of pressure on the housing market, what are the things you can do before rents really skyrocket?feedback

John Schoettler - Amazon.com

We could have gone to the suburbs, and we could have built a campus, and we would have had an entry gate where everybody would come and go so you would be very inward- looking and very exclusive, as opposed to being in a very urban environment where you have to look outward, so you're very inclusive, and everyone is your neighbor - and everyone is welcome.feedback

Liza Landsman

We're excited to introduce Uniquely J to consumers, confident that they'll embrace the products and soon begin to consider them essential to their day-to-day shopping. Uniquely J is not just Jet.com's entry into the private brands space, it also furthers our efforts to serve the metropolitan consumer with a select assortment of premium products while also offering them a great shopping experience.feedback

C.J. Gabbe

That strategy is going to be a net positive. The economic impacts of smarter, more compact growth are well known compared with more decentralized growth. Cities may be viewing this as a loss leader. Even if it's a break-even proposition in the shorter term, they see it as an opportunity for more medium- and long-term economic development. I don't think any city is going to turn down the opportunity to host Amazon.feedback

Tim Winton

People who work in the book industry are agents of culture rather than just instruments of commerce. When you take away their role as agents of culture and reduce them to instruments of capitalism, it changes the dynamic.feedback

Paul Lejuez - Citi

We believe recent mkt concerns (Amazon, denim, weather) are overblown, and we believe current levels represent an attractive entry point for one of the best performing brands (and long term growth stories) in all of retail. We have more confidence in both the near and long term trajectory of the brand and its growth potential based on our discussions with mgmt.feedback

Paul Lejuez - Citi

We believe the stock has recently come under some pressure due to stories of Amazon developing an activewear line. While Amazon's efforts are never anything to brush aside, we believe Lululemon would be one of the last companies impacted. We believe Amazon would be more of a threat to the younger, less-established brands that have not build a loyal customer base.feedback

Paul Lejuez - Citi

We believe Lululemon has tremendous potential to grow in Greater China. China has become a clear focus for management and we believe this momentum in China cannot be ignored.feedback

Brian Cornell

The fact that we're investing while others are backing away, it's hard to put into a forecast, but I know it's improving team engagement.feedback

Jeff Shulman

Your city's going to experience a lot of changes. In Seattle, some people feel positively about them, some feel like their community is vanishing.feedback

C.J. Gabbe

That strategy is going to be a net positive. The economic impacts of smarter, more compact grown are well known compared with more decentralized growth.feedback

Jeff Shulman

Amazon is magnetic to talent. You have to think about how many of your residents are set up to fill some of those. What's your education infrastructure? Do you have a strong STEM program in your city?feedback

Gary Burtless - Brookings Institution

There could be all kinds of traffic problems associated with a burst of construction and a change in location of employment.feedback

Susan Boyd

It's very rare that someone moves out because they have nowhere else to go.feedback

Dorian Warren - Center for Community Change

We need to make sure that Amazon commits to clear and enforceable benefits to any community they would move into. It has to be the right fit, not just for the company but for the entire community. This means, among other things, a commitment to hire locally for the many jobs that will be created, taking proactive steps to avoid gentrification and displacement of poor and working-class residents, and to pay their full taxes like the rest of us.feedback

Lindsay Drucker Mann - Goldman Sachs Group

The drivers of domestic pressure will take some time to work through, exacerbated by persistent excess inventory sitting at Nike's brick and mortar retail partners and the high visibility this markdown product gets as it is funneled online via amazon.com and other platforms. Near-term dynamics are challenging … with an inventory overhang in the US hampering Nike's ability to 'reset' the market.feedback

Greg LeRoy

So will all the mayors go to compete on 'The Ellen DeGeneres Show,' Kelly Ripa or Anderson Cooper? That's the spectrum of the debate right now.feedback

Mark Zandi - Moody's Analytics

It's a big construction project, and all large projects can be a bit of a nuisance to the existing residents.feedback

Mark Zandi - Moody's Analytics

Amazon wants to be welcomed by the community. If there are people protesting or objecting, I would think it would have an impact on Amazon's location decision. They want to make sure the community wants them as much as they want to be there.feedback

Mark Zandi - Moody's Analytics

This is about as big of a project I can ever remember. There will be growing pains, but it will be well worth it, I am sure. I don't think any city would go wrong if Amazon chose their site for expansion.feedback

Tom Kucharski

The benefit we have is, through the structural reordering of industries over the past 100 years, we have infrastructures that can accommodate new investments in rail, airports can ramp up greater service. Where a lot of other communities may struggle with housing and workforce, we are sitting here ready for this opportunity.feedback

Mark Zandi - Moody's Analytics

It feels like 'Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory'. It's a real prize, but they're going to need to be very disciplined. It's a big deal, a big project with lots of moving parts.feedback

Mark Zandi - Moody's Analytics

People will move in to take the jobs, but it will probably put pressure on other businesses in the community who have the same labor pool. Some businesses might not be that excited.feedback

Richard Branson - Virgin Group

Elon is absolutely fixated on going to Mars and I think it's his life mission. Jeff and ourselves [at the Virgin Group] are more interested in how we can use space to benefit the Earth.feedback

Tim Winton

What makes me anxious is this sort of return to a centralizing of cultural power.feedback

Sonya Theys

I like seeing the physical book itself, and the chance to find things you wouldn't find otherwise.feedback

David Gaunt

Amazon controls the negotiating process. If they choose to sell the new Richard Flanagan book at $9.99.feedback

Mark Rubbo

I want to beat them. I don't like the idea of this monolith devouring everything.feedback

Suzy Wilson

They were giving me a bit of a pep talk really. It's really crucial that these places survive and thrive. I wish I was more optimistic.feedback

Mark Rubbo

Our culture is, and all cultures are, being swamped by outside influences. We're fighting to defend our voice.feedback

Anna Funder

Let's not outsource our minds to the narcissism of the global algorithm.feedback

Michael Gordon-Smith

We welcome any new ways to get books to Australian readers and any new investment in the Australian industry that is consistent with good corporate citizenship and respect for creators' rights.feedback

Richard Florida

The cities I talked (to) all know they are being taken and resent it.feedback

Jon Scholes

Their growth has just been so positive to lots of other companies, big and small and medium and in between.feedback

Kara Hurst - Amazon.com

Investing in renewable energy is a win-win-win-win – it's right for our customers, our communities, our business and our planet. We now have 18 wind and solar projects across the U.S. with more than 35 projects to come. These are important steps toward reaching our long-term goal to power our global infrastructure using 100 percent renewable energy. We'd like to thank the leaders at LCE, the Scurry County community and our partners across the country who are helping us continue to bring new renewable energy online.feedback

Patrick Moorhead

They've gone over the top by putting cameras in devices you never would have thought of [to deliver targeted ads]. ... I just think that's a step too far, and it could backfire because Amazon is one of the most trusted consumer brands out there.feedback

Patrick Moorhead

I do think Amazon is getting into the danger zone. History is littered with companies who used to be at the top of the Nasdaq who got into areas that really weren't part of their core business. I really think Amazon is at that point, like these other companies were, thinking that they can do no wrong. So they really need to watch themselves.feedback

Matt Powell - NPD Group

Some of the recent market share shifts [in sneakers] are likely tied to consumers' changing perception. New shoe releases are sitting on shelves for weeks, as opposed to selling out in hours.feedback

Matt Powell - NPD Group

To truly be a force in athletic footwear, Amazon must improve its experience and convince brands to give them better product. ... Amazon Marketplace is a challenging business for brands. Since the sales are done by so many individual sellers, the brand has no control over their image, pricing or quality.feedback

Stacy Mitchell

It's striking to me that Amazon has created this situation in which elected officials across the country are signaling to their constituents that Amazon is a great company ... and that we should bend over backwards to try to subsidize and support their expansion. That has every member of Congress out for themselves making a sales pitch.feedback

Gloria Allred

For a long time predators have underestimated victims and underestimated women, and I think they are now going to reassess. That fear that has kept women down and victims silent may not be able to be used as a weapon anymore to safeguard the predators so that they can continue to prey on victims.feedback

Nancy Erika Smith

If more and more women feel empowered to speak out, companies may decide that this kind of fallout [from sexual harassment] finally won't be worth it. They can bring in HR procedures and people who are really trying to protect women not just protect the company.feedback

Gloria Allred

Corporate entities need to have clauses in all employment contracts that if you are found to have committed sexual harassment, you are terminated. It has to be black and white, there can be no more grey areas. It needs to be clear that if you commit sexual harassment that you will be terminated without a golden parachute; you leave with nothing. Taking a hardline approach like that is the only way to stop it.feedback

Alaleh Kamran

I think what we're going to end up seeing is statutes are going to be enacted in the more progressive states that are going to allow lawsuits to go forward past what we have now as statutes of limitations. I think jurors are going to be more lenient in granting bigger awards and in granting more punitive awards.feedback

Nancy Erika Smith

There are ways you can protect yourself. In some states, you can tape record what's happening in your work place, but in other states you're not allowed to. We don't have unified laws. I would encourage women to know their rights before they approach anybody in the company.feedback

Richard Branson - Virgin Group

There are thousands of people who would love the opportunity of becoming astronauts and going into space. Virgin Galactic is the only company that has built a spaceship with wheels that can come back and land again and take people up and enable them to become astronauts.feedback

Michael Pachter - Wedbush Securities

This is a necessary move because of the sexual harassment allegation, but I think it's a convenient excuse to replace him.feedback

John Cornyn
Ted Cruz

Everything is bigger in Texas, and that includes our economy, our skilled workforce, and our quality of life.feedback

Mark W. Warner

Facebook's partnership with Virginia and this significant investment in Henrico County are great news for the region.feedback

Tiffany Hogan - Kantar Retail

We could potentially see new Amazon lines popping up in Kohl's.feedback

Tiffany Hogan - Kantar Retail

[Kohl's] is one of the few department chains not closing stores, they're operationally focused, and they have a broad swath of stores with potentially a little extra space now.feedback

Kevin Mansell - Kohl's

Under Armour in particular continued a very strong performance and beat the sales plan across almost all categories. We've gained significant share in active apparel and footwear in the first half of the year and expect that to continue in the back half based on assortment improvements and our momentum.feedback

Michelle Gass - Kohl's

I really do think it's an example of two companies that can leverage each other's strengths. We're leaning into our store base, which is a competitive advantage for us. For now, let's walk before we run.feedback

Meg Hillier

Online VAT fraud is hugely damaging yet, as online sales continue to grow, the response of HMRC and the marketplaces where fraudsters operate has been dismal. HMRC needs to be far tougher in protecting the interests of British businesses and taxpayers. As a priority it must inject more urgency into enforcement action. But it should also push the case for further new powers.feedback

Howard Zemsky

This project is a major opportunity and New Yorkers should know that we are doing everything we can to attract Amazon HQ2 – and 50,000 jobs – to the Empire State.feedback

Bill de Blasio

We see this as a competition for 50,000 new job openings – jobs we want New Yorkers to land. We win it based on the talent of our workers and the incredible diversity of industries in this town. Those are the strengths you can't buy with tax breaks.feedback

Ron Nirenberg
Nelson Wolff - Bexar

We've long been impressed by Amazon and its bold view of the future. Given this, it's hard to imagine that a forward-thinking company like Amazon hasn't already selected its preferred location. And if that's the case, then this public process is, intentionally or not, creating a bidding war amongst states and cities.feedback

Lou Anna K. Simon

They can contribute to its common good and still be extraordinarily successful as a company.feedback

Mark Mahaney

They're able to grow with or without Disney in a lot of international markets.feedback

Mark Mahaney

If (Amazon) really pivots and want to go after Netflix and offer a stand-alone streaming subscription business for $7 a month, that would be Amazon-esque and that would cut at Netflix. But I don't think Amazon wants to do that.feedback

Laurent Potdevin

There is really a passion for data, but not so much for the brands competing among themselves. So that relationship is really powerful and it translates to what we do offline both in our stores and through events. I think Amazon is mostly around commodity product. That's not our sandbox.feedback

Meg Hillier

These people are profiting from VAT fraud, because they still take their commission.feedback

Greg LeRoy

People are really concerned about long-term budget damage. At that price every taxpayer in the metro area would be affected for a very long time.feedback

Ned Curic - Amazon.com

Our vision is that the Alexa service will be everywhere our customers want it, including inside the car. Alexa on the Garmin Speak can help customers with many things, like controlling their smart home from the road, getting news or traffic, listening to Audiobooks, adding items to a shopping list, and ordering dinner with just their voice.feedback

Laurent Potdevin

The fact that we control our distribution really allows us to have a different positioning.feedback

Jonathan Cortell

This administration has been an advocate for the progress we've made, and very much intent on adding their own imprimatur on what we're doing next.feedback

Ras Baraka

We have exactly what Amazon is looking for, in terms of expanding their company in a city that will help them grow and where it would have real social impact. Newark is an opportunity to make a real statement, about what they're trying to accomplish in the United States in the age of Trump.feedback

Ben Feigenbaum - Edison Properties

I think the prospects are great. All the developers and political leaders know that Amazon would be good for everyone.feedback

Jon Whiten - New Jersey Policy Perspective

They're talking about doubling already generous corporate tax breaks. They're not saying, we'll invest billions in New Jersey Transit so workers can get to work on time, or in affordable housing so workers can have a decent place to live.feedback

Corey Booker

Amazon would be smart to come here because of our unassailable assets as a city. Newark, New Jersey, isn't a charity case, it is the choice for companies that want to locate and remain competitive and strong.feedback

Ray Pohlman - AutoZone

Those are the conversations that you don't get online.feedback

David Cicilline

The concentration of power in the hands of a few companies has the potential to hurt the economy and consumers in the long run. In the short run, there may be lowered costs, but if these entities have a large share of the market, there is a likelihood of increased prices and significant hurdles for small businesses and lower wages and fewer jobs in the long run.feedback

Amy Klobuchar

With Amazon, we need more transparency and need to look at longer term factors when it comes to competition. The people at the Justice Department in antitrust need to look at deals in other ways.feedback

Stacy Mitchell

They are doing all this reputation stuff around how it is creating jobs and that's helped it generate a lot of media attention.feedback

Rob Portman

Got to meet some of the 3,000+ Ohioans employed at this plant. #Jobs.feedback

Joy Ajlouny

We realised nobody in Saudi really has a formal address, but everybody has a smart phone attached to their hip.feedback

Isa Hackett

I told the head of your studio that HW raped me. Over & over I said it. He said it hadn't been proven. I said I was the proof.feedback

Mary Grace Gardner

The best answers include what goal you set, how you rallied the team to achieve that goal and how [you applied] those learnings elsewhere.feedback

Carey Mulligan

I think 'thank God it's all coming out', it's horrific. And thank God it's coming to the forum and these incredible women are feeling brave enough to be able to come forward and hopefully it means, you know, that people in his position will think twice before they abuse their power so horrendously, and this could be the end of this, this kind of terrible abuse.feedback

Jane Fonda

Well, it didn't happen to me …. I didn't want to expose and I will admit that I should have been braver. And I think from now on I will be when I hear such stories. Thank God it's being talked about. This is hardly unique in Hollywood. It's very, very common, just as it is in every country of the world, in every aspect ... in business, in government. It's the entitlement of too many men and it is epidemic. And when they're famous and powerful like Harvey, then it gets talked about and so it's really important that those women have been brave enough to come out.feedback

Karen Mills

If you look at the small business hierarchy needs, they need access to cash, funds, they need time, and they need more sales. And what if you were able to provide an efficient system that gave them more time to do all their work, access to capital and something that boosts their sales line? You could see how that player could win over a traditional player or even a new fintech.feedback

Karen Mills

But the question is, in what form would that come, and... under what regulatory authority? When I look at it from a U.S. view and a global view, the banks are going to come back in full force, including Barclays and others, and then on top of that you're going to have definite presence of Amazon players. Amazon has clearly signaled they're going to provide at least financing for their merchants that they know. And that's very smart.feedback

Jeff Blackburn

Amazon does not tolerate harassment or abuse of our employees or our business partners. If a concern is brought to our attention, we investigate it quickly and thoroughly. Sometimes we will hire an outside investigator to ensure impartiality.feedback

Roy Price - Amazon.com

Guys, I'm not doing OK but I'm trying. I got to get help. You know what, we all make mistakes.feedback

Isa Hackett

Yes, it has. I think women inspire each other. I feel inspired by the other women who have been far braver than I am, who have come forward. I hope we all continue to inspire each other and ultimately create change.feedback

Ben Butcher - STAG Industrial

As retailers reconfigure their supply chain to accommodate the shift in consumer behavior, the requirement for warehousing space will increase substantially. This is true incremental demand, not a displacement of existing demand for warehouse square footage.feedback

Raj Dhanda

What we've seen in 18 months is outsized returns for these industrial warehouse logistics assets – up 20 percent this year.feedback

Angela Spindler

We are in a good place from a proposition standpoint; people are increasingly open to shopping online and the plus-sized fashion market is resonating well.feedback

Angela Spindler

We have transformed from a catalogue retailer into a digital retailer.feedback

James Cordwell

While Sponsored Products targets promotional ad dollars, we believe Amazon is also starting to focus on brand advertising. This represents a major revenue opportunity, but could also be important in building broader relationships with major apparel brands.feedback

James Cordwell

Amazon's advertising business is growing in importance, representing an increasingly material source of profits as Sponsored Products continues to grow rapidly and more brand-oriented offerings are introduced. With additional benefits in building relationships with consumer goods and apparel companies, we have increased confidence in Amazon's long-term revenue and margin potential.feedback

Dave Clark - Amazon.com

We prepare year round for the holidays and we're excited to hire for over 120,000 positions this season to help delight our customers. We look forward to welcoming back holiday employees who return year-after-year to Amazon and welcome new faces to the team, many of whom will continue on with regular, full-time roles with the company after the holidays.feedback

Craig Berman - Amazon.com

Roy Price is on leave of absence effective immediately.feedback

Isa Dick Hackett

I think women inspire each other. I feel inspired by the other women who have been far braver than I am, who have come forward. I hope we all continue to inspire each other and ultimately create change.feedback

Martín Utreras - eMarketer

Consumers are becoming increasingly comfortable with the technology, which is driving engagement.feedback

Jim Cramer

It's a two-man race now, but one stock sells for 234 times earnings [and] the other sells for 19 times earnings. Granted, no major money manager is going to sell Amazon; it's too hot, it's too good. But there's a world of portfolio managers looking for another potentially dominant retailer with a cheap stock and a great balance sheet. Which is why I think the stock of Wal-Mart, even after this miraculous run, is not finished going higher.feedback

Jim Cramer

This is not the Wal-Mart we're used to. I don't think anyone can really put a dent in Amazon Web Services ... but I will say this: by virtue of its huge network of stores, Wal-Mart can do plenty of damage to Amazon's retail business.feedback

Alok Patel

I see the benefit to this if it were used as a modern version of an allowance. It is another modern way to reward teens for good behavior and to teach them financial responsibility.feedback

Sara Lenertz

I don't know how much they would go off on their own and shop at will. I think [many teens] already know how Amazon works. This might make it a little more hands off, but kids are so intuitive with anything technological.feedback

Patrick Moorhead

Amazon has most households and therefore most adult Americans as customers. The company is now going after businesses and now kids as customers. If parents can tell their kids to 'get it on Amazon,' it saves parents time.feedback

Sara Lenertz

My daughter long ago memorized my credit card number, including the three-digit code on the back. I feel fine about her shopping on Amazon, but I am sure it would come down to the level of trust parents have with their children.feedback

Anita Weiss

I trust my kids completely. I'm not worried about them doing something bad, but they are kids and they might make judgement calls that are not the best.feedback

Stephen Ju - Credit Suisse Group

The product development perspective is that while most of the headlines around the Whole Foods acquisition have been about price cuts, we believe the real path for Amazon to create lasting shareholder value is through fulfillment and delivery via Prime Now. Hence, while price cuts capture the headlines, we submit that Amazon will wage war with its competitors with service instead.feedback

Sandeep Murthy - Lightbox

Amazon has demonstrated time and again that it is here for the long haul and to fulfill the growing aspirations (of Indian consumers).feedback

Sandeep Murthy - Lightbox

They are creating a sense of urgency in getting people to sign up. It's a clever marketing tactic at exactly the right time, when content consumption is growing by leaps.feedback

Anindya Ghose

Voice is the new battlefront and India is a key battle-ground for Amazon. (It can help to) further decimate local Indian competitors like Flipkart and tap into a rapidly expanding market.feedback

Eric Saarnio

It has a 7in screen, an inch larger than any of our recent devices, and is also the highest resolution with 300ppi screen density, meaning we can fit around 30% more words on the screen per page, which means customers have to turn fewer pages.feedback

Eric Saarnio

I'll end at an ebook page at home, take my Kindle Oasis into the car, pair it via Bluetooth and then hit play and it picks up the audiobook right where I left off in the ebook. I can then roll through a couple of chapters in the audiobook on the commute, then take the device back home and flip back to ebook mode, and it knows exactly which location I left off to start reading again.feedback

Charlie O'Shea

It is clear that Wal-Mart intends to continue to turn up the heat online, with 40 percent annual growth an impressive goal, especially on the heels of the 30 percent outlined at the 2016 investor meeting, which at the time seemed aspirational in our view.feedback

Pierre Gramegna

We do not seem to agree, we considered that there was no state aid on our side, there was no selective advantage that was given to the company we are talking about. We are going to review all our possibilities and eventually appeal. The decision has not been taken. We shouldn't look at a situation that happened 10 or 15 years ago with the eyes of today.feedback

Natalie Berg

Unattended delivery is the least desirable of last-mile fulfillment options as it leaves the package exposed to all kinds of risk, . It's not just the financial cost but also the impact that a failed delivery can have on brand reputation and customer loyalty. Nothing makes shoppers more irate than missing a delivery.feedback

Jeff Jenkins - Amazon.com

The tweets are obviously a start to try and see where the dialogue goes …have a lot of fun with it, and see if they find the spirit of it as fun as we do. Some of the ideas are closer to home (to what) we could execute, but some are obviously pushing the envelope.feedback

Jeff Jenkins - Amazon.com

We've got to be impossible to ignore. Both Carls Jr. and (sister brand) Hardee's have a history of provocative advertising ... The question is how do you modernize that.feedback

Ana Gupte - Leerink Research

We are convinced that AMZN will almost certainly enter the drug distribution value chain within 2 years, evolving into a more disruptive offering over time.feedback

Amy Gallo - Harvard Business Review

Having a financial buffer will make it more likely that when you find something meaningful, you'll be able to act on it.feedback

Nick Hayek - Swatch

We add value to them. But they should also add value to the brand.feedback

Stephen P. Weisz - Marriott Vacations Worldwide

[According to] some interesting statistics not only that we see, but also through the Timeshare Trade Association and the American Resort Development Association, the number of Gen X, Gen Y and millennials continues to grow as a percentage of the new-owner buyers that are coming into the marketplace.feedback

Jim Cramer

Does this make any sense? You know what, I don't even know anymore. Here's all I ask. The highest valued stocks are now making the big moves – 'highest valued' meaning the highest price-to-earnings, highest price-to-sales [multiples] – so I'm begging you to do something for me: if you're going to own these stocks ... please know what you're buying.feedback

Jim Cramer

In this market, once Amazon locks its phasers on you, nothing's ever going to be the same. So down $10's not enough to immunize Costco's stock from further declines. The reality is Amazon's efforts are putting a lid on Costco's stock and they've taken away the floor.feedback

Jim Cramer

When a high-quality stock like Celgene gets slammed but the underlying thesis is still intact, I think you need to do some buying. Celgene's building a stable of multi-billion-dollar drugs, it's got fabulous management, and [blood cancer treatment] Revlimid's patent protection will likely hold up, so don't let this Morgan Stanley analyst scare you out of a good story, especially when that analyst sat out the whole run with a hold on the stock, which is not what I'd call value-added.feedback

Jim Cramer

After digging into this story, I think the pros do outweigh the cons, although I'm obviously not alone in believing that, as the stock surged from $17, where it came public today, up to $20.84. That's a 22 percent gain right out of the gate. Which begs the question: is Switch worth owning even after today's monster move?feedback

Jim Cramer

I am urging you to be careful. At this point, the odds do favor a pullback. It could give you a better chance to buy. Notice I'm not saying, Sell.' I'm just saying I want you to be ready. Here's the CliffNotes version of this call: millennials don't like to go to Costco. They'd rather go to Amazon. Membership growth isn't as robust among younger people, so the aging of its core demographic – 52 is the average – will, in the end, mean that Costco's stock is no longer a bargain no matter what.feedback

Rich Greenfield - BTIG Research

If you can offer talent the same level of fame and exposure and pay them the same–if not more–than they get elsewhere, you can get access to anybody. There are no barriers anymore.feedback

Jim Cramer

It was very disturbing, because it basically just says, Amazon is coming for [Costco], and [Costco doesn't] even care what [it] say[s].feedback

Jim Cramer

They're not signing up like they used to be. ... Do millennials still go there? Every question of the undercurrent is Amazon.feedback

Jake Dollarhide - Longbow Asset Management

It's been amazing how resilient our U.S. stock market has been, going up on no news or bad news, so there's no surprise on a day where most people feel it was a mixed jobs report at best that the market actually is reacting in a way that makes sense. It's a logical move for this illogical stock market.feedback

Keith Schoonmaker - Morningstar

I think it's important to frame UPS' and FedEx's exposure to Amazon. UPS says that no customer constitutes 10 percent of its revenue, and FedEx says no one constitutes three percent of its revenue. We would gauge earnings exposure more like mid-single digits to UPS and maybe 2 percent for FedEx. I lived in downtown Chicago in a dense neighborhood full of high rises, and I've had Amazon deliveries by Amazon independent contractors for probably two years now. So this is nothing new – that Amazon is taking some ownership of their deliveries.feedback

John Eade - Argus Research

Second-quarter revenues for UPS were up about 8 percent. FedEx, they had a problem with the cyberattack, but they're growing about the same rate too. Those are great growth numbers.feedback

John Eade - Argus Research

The goods need to get there in two days or less, and right now, it's UPS and FedEx that can do that best.feedback

Jim Cramer

He explained that the stock of drug store retailer Walgreens has struggled after news that Amazon could be looking to break into the multibillion-dollar pharmacy market. Yes. Let's watch the transports. Because classic Dow theory says as long as they go up we're fine. Watch JB Hunt, XPO Logistics – not in the transports average but [has] been extraordinary.feedback

Steve Winter - Amazon.com

Leave Share came out of employee focus groups, where we received feedback about the struggle that comes with a partner who doesn't get paid leave. It was actually [Amazon CEO] Jeff Bezos who really embraced this concern and challenged us to think big about how to create an experience for employees that could completely change not just their experience with a newborn, but their partners as well.feedback

Steve Winter - Amazon.com

It wasn't comprehensive enough, didn't give new parents enough time with their children and often the transition back to work was difficult. So HR looked into ways to improve it. We wanted to build an egalitarian program that would work for all of our employees.feedback

Liz Swanby - Amazon.com

When things are going well at home, I do better at work. The two co-exist.feedback

Fred Smith

The vast majority of FedEx's business is business to business. Eighty-five percent-plus of our business has nothing to do with e-commerce. So Amazon's a wonderful company and they certainly have revolutionized the e-commerce world, and we're not sure what Amazon's going to do one way or another. But the FedEx system that consists of thousands of facilities and the ability to pick up, transport, and deliver in one to two business days between any two addresses in the United States has been decades in the making. And we think that we have not a great risk of being disrupted, to use the term.feedback

Colin Sebastian

Given the investments that Amazon is making in fulfillment infrastructure and transportation to support its own retail business, we view it simply a matter of time until they offer these services to third parties more broadly. This is the same strategy that Amazon has successfully utilized in retail (third party marketplace) and technology (AWS) where they offer as a service the same platforms built to run their business.feedback

Jeff Bezos - Amazon.com

My first week on the job, a 5-gallon, wall-mounted ketchup dispenser got stuck open in the kitchen and dumped a prodigious quantity of ketchup onto every hard-to-reach kitchen crevice. Since I was the new guy, they handed me the cleaning solution and said, Get going!feedback

Roger Penske

I was asked to take a driver's test to race in the Indianapolis 500 around 1965, and I couldn't do that because I had a job, and I had to pass on it.feedback

Mark Cuban

Who's going to say no to a 12-year-old kid?feedback

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