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Lawmaker: sellers liken Amazon's platform to 'heroin'

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Lawmaker: sellers liken Amazon's platform to 'heroin'

Lawmaker: sellers liken Amazon's platform to 'heroin'

During a House antitrust hearing on Wednesday, U.S. Representative David Cicilline quoted a third party apparel company's negative description of working with Amazon, saying "Amazon strings you along for awhile because it feels so good to get that paycheck every week.

And in the past, for lack of a better term, we called it 'Amazon heroin.'"


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