Increases Stake Monday invested another $30 million
in, bringing its total stake
in the online pharmacy to almost 28 percent.

With the agreement, (DSCM)
will pay the giant e-tailer $105 million over the next three years to bundle
a number of the companies’ shopping features and create a shopping “tab” at

In addition to being featured on,
the deal will integrate products into Amazon’s 1-Click shopping feature. Other integration, including search capabilities, are planned for later. originally acquired a minority stake in in August
1998. In the past, has introduced to
customers by offering temporary links on the home page and by
distributing gift certificates to customers.

“Our partnership has been so successful and so valuable for customers that
it makes sense for us to take
it to a new and enhanced level,” said Peter Neupert, president and CEO of “This deeper
integration with demonstrates both companies’ ongoing commitment
to constantly evolve and
improve the customer experience.”

With the deal, looks to expand its dynasty by investing in
popular e-tailers. In addition to its investment in, has invested in,, and

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