Amazon Brief / April 2020 + Q1 Results Recap

To make sense of Amazon’s Q1 Results and Amazon’s latest news and business developments from the past month, listen to our webcast that was held live on Friday, May 1, 2020.

Amazon April

Watch webcast


Amazon is undoubtedly one of the leading commercial forces in the global marketplace today. As its influence grows, Amazon’s continuous testing, learning, re-strategizing and innovating not only impacts the retailers with whom it competes, but also the brands selling on its platform. Therefore, brands and retailers alike must stay up-to-date with Amazon’s every move.

To make sense of Amazon’s latest news and business developments from the past month, download our recent Amazon Monthly Briefing webcast that was held on Friday, May 1st. In this webcast, we closely examined Amazon’s developing strategy and discussed tactics to help brands and retailers succeed on Amazon.

In this webcast, we:

  • Reviewed Amazon’s Q1 Earnings Results vs. guidance and implications for the market
  • Reviewed the latest business updates from Amazon over the past month across their ecosystem
  • Discussed key implications and recommendations for retailers and brands’ ecommerce success
  • Forecasted predictions for the future of Amazon’s marketplace and the implications for you based on what we're tracking



Jack O'Leary
Jack O'Leary
Senior Analyst, Edge by Ascential

Jack O’Leary is a Senior Analyst for eCommerce Insights at Edge by Ascential. Jack leads the group’s research on Ecommerce & Digital Ecosystems. Jack's insights on retail, technology, and eCommerce have been featured in the New York Times, Business Insider, Retail Touchpoints, Supermarket News, MarketWatch, GQ Australia, and more. He also piloted and runs the Amazon Monthly Briefing, a webcast series where he presents key developments from Amazon with insights and analysis for brands and retailers operating on, or competing with, the platform. Jack received his BS in Finance and Economics from Boston College. 

Nick Everitt
Nick Everitt
Director of Advisory - EMEA

Nick has over 20 years’ experience in retail, strategy and insight roles.  As a senior member of our advisory team, he delivers bespoke and tailored projects for our clients, focusing on go-to-market strategies, future retail trends and how to win in an ecommerce-driven world. Prior to joining Edge by Ascential in 2015, Nick spent over 11 years at IGD, where he was Director of Retail Insight and began his career at Tesco and Safeway, in a variety of roles including store location analysis and buying. 

And if we can support you further, our client engagement team is standing by with world-class Amazon insights and solutions to meet your unique state of business.

Email us at


Fill out the form below to access the complete infographic, the on-demand recording and PDF presentation of this most recent Amazon Brief webcast.

Facebook Share
LinkedIn Share