The Amazon logo sits on a cart parked in the inbound goods zone at the Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center in Poznan, Poland. (Photographer: Bartek Sadowski/Bloomberg)

Amazon Is Poised to Unleash a Long-Feared Purge of Small Suppliers

(Bloomberg) -- Two months ago, Amazon.com Inc. halted orders from thousands of suppliers with no explanation. Panic ensued -- until the orders quietly resumed weeks later, with Amazon suggesting th...