Amazon's Purchase of Diapers.com's Parent Receives Rubber Stamp

Amazon.com has received regulatory approval for its previously announced acquisition of Quidsi, the parent company of Diapers.com, Soap.com and BeautyBar.com. According to a document filed with the SEC, the acquisition is expected to close on April 1. Amazon announced in November that it would buy the e-commerce company for $540 million in cash.


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Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus