European Commission says preliminary view is that Amazon broke antitrust rules

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The European Commission said that it’s informed Amazon of its preliminary view that the online sales giant breached antitrust rules by relying on non-public business data of independent sellers who sell on its marketplace, to the benefit of Amazon’s own retail business. The European Commission also said it’s opened a second investigation into the possible preferential treatment of Amazon’s own retail offers and those of marketplace sellers that use Amazon’s logistics and delivery services.
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