Amazon Warehouse In Joliet Among Centers Hit With Coronavirus CaseA worker at the Amazon Fulfillment Center in Joliet has tested positive for the coronavirus, but the center has no plans to close.
Plan For Amazon Distribution Center In Pullman Moves Forward; Ald. Anthony Beale Expects Facility To Be Open By Mid-September“This is a continuation of the renaissance that is going on in the 9th Ward,” Ald. Anthony Beale (9th) said.
No Checkout Needed: Amazon Opens Cashier-Less Grocery StoreFamilies can shop together with just one phone scanning everyone in. Anything they grab and leave the store with will be added to the tab of the person who signed them in. But shoppers shouldn't help out a stranger reaching for the top shelf: Amazon warns that grabbing an item for someone else means you’ll be charged for it if they walk out with it.
Amazon Wants To Question Trump Over Losing $10B Contract BidAmazon's court filing cites an alleged comment that surfaced in a book last year that said Trump privately told then-Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to "screw Amazon" out of the contract.
Workers Criticize Amazon On Climate Despite Risk To Jobs
Ald. Anthony Beale Plans Rush Job For Amazon Distribution Center In Pullman, But Mayor Lori Lightfoot Says He 'Got A Little Ahead Of Himself'Ald. Anthony Beale (9th) on Monday announced an “agreement in principle” with Amazon for construction of the new distribution center at a former Ryerson Steel site at 104th and Woodlawn.
Suspected Attacker Who Posed As A Delivery Man Arraigned In CourtProsecutors said he asked the woman at the door for help carrying the package. Petersen brought it in, then touched her inappropriately and pushed her against a wall.
Walmart Tests Higher Hourly Starting Wages In 500 StoresThe moves come as Walmart, like many other retailers, is under pressure to improve customer service as it fights online behemoth Amazon.
Target, Like Other Retailers, Did Not Have A Merry ChristmasTarget and other discounters like Walmart have been among the strongest performers in retail even as Amazon continues to make inroads. They have reconfigured product lineups and improved delivery services with some success.
Electric Pickup Truck Company Rivian Raises $1.3 BillionRivian, the company making electric vehicles for Amazon and Ford, just got a big influx of cash.
Hackers Use Ring Cameras To Look, Listen Inside Homes And Even Talk To ChildrenThe video is chilling – a little girl is in her room and someone is watching her, talking to her, and giving her commands. It is happening more and more.
Amazon Drops Monthly Fee To Boost Grocery Delivery SalesAmazon.com Inc. thinks that dropping its fees will attract more people to the service. To handle a jump in users, Amazon says it is only offering it to those already signed up for Fresh. Others will have to go on Amazon's site to request an invitation.
Amazon To Hire 30,000 New Employees Through Six-City Job FairThe job fair will include hiring events in Chicago, Boston, Dallas, Nashville, Seattle, and Arlington (Virginia) on Tuesday.
Amazon To Add Workers, Office Space To Chicago Loop OfficeAmazon is doubling the number of workers at its operations in Chicago's Loop.
Amazon Holding Job Fairs Next Week In Chicago, Five Other CitiesAmazon is looking for all kinds of workers, from software engineers who can earn more than $100,000 a year, to warehouse staff paid at least $15 an hour to pack and ship online orders.