We’ve all seen cases over the years where help-wanted ads revealed intriguing bits of competitive intelligence about business plans. Well, here’s a new example: Amazon.com recently posted a job opening for a Senior Wine Buyer to build relationships with wine vendors and add wine to the e-commerce company’s offerings. (Amazon doesn’t sell wine on its site now.) A partial screen-grab of the job posting is below.
Source: The Wall Street Journal, 7 March 2008