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Amazon Has a Reported Deal to Buy Parent of plans to announce Monday that it will acquire Quidsi, the e-commerce company that runs, for about $540 million, (Man! Half a billion for this.) according to a person with knowledge of the deal.

The acquisition suggests how far Amazon will go to maintain its edge in many corners of e-commerce, including sales of bulky household items for which it competes against and online drugstores.

In addition to, which sells baby supplies, Quidsi, based in Jersey City, recently started, which sells drugstore products, and, which sells makeup and skin and hair products.

Full article in the NYT

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