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After a ramp-up in hiring last year, Amazon says it will cut a “small” number of positions at its Seattle headquarters. The company did not give an exact number, but the Seattle Times , citing a person familiar with the cuts, says they affect a few hundred people. That would be…
Amazon.com is a long way from reaching the scale of America’s freight titans.
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Amazon is preparing to launch a delivery service for businesses, positioning it to directly compete with UPS and FedEx.
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Amazon delivery is coming to Whole Foods.
The online retailing giant plans to roll out two-hour delivery at the organic grocer this year to those who pay for Amazon.com Inc.’s $ 99-a-year Prime membership.
The move is the latest by Amazon to put its stamp on its recent purchase of Whole Foods Market….
Amazon.com Inc. reported its strongest holiday-quarter sales growth in eight years, fueled by the company’s dominance in e-commerce and cloud computing even as it pushes into new businesses such as advertising, entertainment and groceries.
The results reassured investors that Amazon’s spending…
Can Alexa really lose her voice? Is Amazon about to launch a new version of its Echo-based digital assistant? Can Jeff Bezos act? Watch Amazon’s Super Bowl ad teaser for the answer to at least one of those questions.
Amazon is diving into healthcare, teaming up with Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway and the New York bank JPMorgan Chase to create a company that helps their U.S. employees find quality care “at a reasonable cost.”
The business giants offered few details Tuesday and said that the project is in…
You won’t find a squeaking hot dog rotisserie in Amazon.com’s Inc. cashier-less convenience store. Instead, you’ll see Mediterranean lamb sandwiches, fresh salads and to-go containers of cubed pineapple and melon.
After more than a year of testing with an employee-only focus group, Amazon Go is…
Amazon will open its high-tech grocery store to the public this week after a year of beta testing the no-checkout technology on employees. Amazon Go allows shoppers to simply take whatever they want to purchase and leave, eliminating the need for lines or cashiers. The concept store is slated to…