Virgin and Amazon.com team up
Music Industry News - as it happens
Source: Mi2N - June 25, 2002
Two of the world's largest firms have joined the ranks of international
conglomerates aiming to grab a share of the still largely untapped online
On the one hand, Virgin Entertainment Group, North America, and Amazon.com
have announced an agreement to relaunch www.virginmega.com as a cobranded
web site powered by Amazon.com's e-commerce platform. And on the other,
Virgin Entertainment Group, Japan, will launch a web site later this year
that will be powered by Amazon.co.jp.
Amazon.com's US and Japan web sites will continue to operate independently.
Amazon.com will be the "seller of record" providing inventory, fulfillment,
site content and customer service for the cobranded sites.
Radio Free Virgin will linked to Virginmega.com.
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