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.
Amazon Hiring For New Facility In Suburban IndianapolisOnline retail giant Amazon is hiring more than 1,000 full-time workers for a packaging center in suburban Indianapolis.
FedEx To End Ground Delivery Business With AmazonThe announcement comes two months after FedEx already terminated its air delivery contract with Amazon. FedEx said dumping Amazon is part of its plan to go after more e-commerce deliveries from other companies.
Amazon Prime Day Can Be Overwhelming. Here are 5 Tips To Navigate ItWhile finding a good deal might not be hard, making sense of the event could be a challenge for some shoppers.
FedEx Loses $2 billion, Warns Of Headwinds In Coming YearThe company announced this month that it would not renew an airfreight-delivery contract with Amazon that expires June 30. It did not disclose the value of that work, but said Amazon accounted for less than 1.3% of its revenue in 2018.
Amazon: Drones Will Be Making Deliveries 'In Months'Amazon said its new drones use computer vision and machine learning to detect and avoid people or laundry clotheslines in backyards when landing.
Amazon Says 10 Million Items Now Qualify For 1-Day DeliveryAmazon, which has been working to deliver orders faster, says that more than 10 million items now qualify for next-day delivery.
Walmart Ups The Delivery Game With Next Day ShippingWalmart is rolling out free next-day delivery on its most popular items, increasing the stakes in the retail shipping wars with Amazon.