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Amazon is paying up to 25% more to some suppliers to offset the tariff impact — but still plays ‘hardball’ with smaller vendors (AMZN)

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  • Amazon has been paying up to 25% more to some suppliers to help them deal with the tariffs imposed on Chinese products.
  • The move shows how Amazon, the largest online retailer in the US, is dealing with the tariffs.
  • Walmart launched a new program last year to help its suppliers deal with tariffs, but Target reportedly told its suppliers that it won’t offer any price increases.
  • Analysts say last week’s trade agreement could have a positive financial impact on Amazon’s margins.
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Source:: BusinessInsider.Com