Jaypal asked, “Let me ask you, Mr. Bezos, does Amazon ever access and use seller data when making business decisions?”. Bezos replied, “I can’t guarantee you that that policy has never been violated”. On Wednesday, Jeff Bezos, Google’s Sundar Pichai, Facebook’s Mark Zukerberg and Apple’s Tim Cook was also questioned in Antitrust hearing.
Bezos said, “We have a policy against using seller-specific data to aid our private label business”. He also added company is looking in matter and it’s not as easy because the sources in article are anonymous.
In the US Congress hearing, not only the Jeff Bezos but all the tech boss faced sharp questions. Amazon had earlier denied using of third-party seller data to compete with products in the market.