A year in review: the major stories of 2017

Amazon fulfillment centre1. Not just a rainforest in South America

It wouldn’t be a wrap-up of the biggest stories of the year without discussing Amazon’s Australian launch. Running commentary on the local entry of the online giant has stretched right from speculation at the start of the year to confirmation in March and then an eventual launch last week.

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