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Acquired byAmazon
Date2003

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Websitecdnow.com
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Founded2/1994

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Office
Strawbridge & Clothier building
Jenkintown, PA
USA

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CDNOW

CDNOW.com was an online retailer. The company was founded in February 1994 by twin brothers Jason Olim and Matthew Olim of Ambler, Pennsylvania. Initially launched as a telnet service in August 1994, CDNow became a retail website in September 1994—far earlier than most of the dot.com retailers that gained notoriety after 2000.

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  • Handshake
    CDNOW was acquired by Amazon. (1/1/03)
    Posted 11/15/10 at 5:53am

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