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<i>Williams says in the court filing that he reported this behavior in late 2016 and early 2017 to his supervisor, as well as Lenny Peake, Tesla's East</i> …

The Impact From UPS And FedEx Price Increases On Amazon.com

It's long been known that <b>Amazon.com</b> (NASDAQ:AMZN) is not the most transparent of companies. This keeps people guessing. Guessing about how many Prime …

eCommerce

Facebook Fails in Customer Satisfaction Along with McDonald's, MTV, Kia; Amazon Tops 100 Brands Across Seven Industries

ANN ARBOR, Mich., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ForeSee, the global leader in technology-driven customer experience analytics, today released the …

Groceries Could Be Amazon's Next Killer App — If It Can Solve the Math

This week, Amazon announced the expansion of its experiment in grocery delivery to Los Angeles. The bigger news, however, was the unveiling of a new …

Google Builds Robot Army for Battle With Amazon

Google grows more and more like Amazon with each passing month, transforming itself into an honest-to-goodness online shopping company, and this …

Amazon's Drones Are Useless. But Its Trucks Could Crush UPS

Amazon's flying delivery drone stunt may have scored the company a publicity coup on Cyber Monday Eve. But for a truly radical vision of the future, …

Three Reasons Amazon Will Keep Stealing Business From Wal-Mart and Best Buy

But Amazon will continue to gain market share in electronics and general merchandise, according to a recent report by Trefis.<p>The report lists a few reasons why Amazon will continue to dominate.<p><b>Online retail sales are growing.</b> Holiday retail sales on the web are expected to jump 4% this year, …

Amazon Drone Delivery: Why It's Not Crazy

When is a drone not a drone? When it's a robot, which technically describes Amazon's just-unveiled Prime Air delivery vehicles. Made to fly and …

Amazon still trying to figure out grocery delivery business

Ordering groceries online and having them delivered to your door is one of those concepts that always sounds so promising. But companies have …

Amazon beats profit expectations, tops 90,000 employees for first time

Amazon this afternoon reported first-quarter profits of $82 million, or 18 cents a share, a decline of 37 percent from the same quarter a year ago …

Amazon Fresh launches in L.A., with new $299/year ‘Prime Fresh’ membership

<b>[Updated below with Amazon comment.]</b> After more than five years of testing in the Seattle region, Amazon introduced Amazon Fresh in Los Angeles this …

Even if the Feds Let Them Fly, Amazon's Delivery Drones Are Still Nonsense

Amazon took over the 24-hour news cycle last night with the unveiling of Prime Air, an aerial drone that can fly Amazon packages straight to your …

Amazon Fresh expansion? Company sidesteps question on refrigeration rollout

Is Amazon.com getting ready to expand its Amazon Fresh to new markets?<p>During the company’s earnings conference call this afternoon, analyst Matt …

Bezos: Amazon closer to solving economics of grocery delivery

The Amazon Fresh grocery delivery service is one of the longest trial runs in technology history, rivaling the Gmail beta in duration. But more than …

Why Walmart Still Hasn't Crushed the Regional Grocery Store

Senate to hold hearing on Amazon drones

The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee will hold a hearing next year on the commercial use of drones, including Amazon's plan to …

Drones

Physics of the Amazon Octocopter Drone

I, for one, welcome our Amazon drone overlords. There, I said it.<p>This seems crazy. The basic idea is that these little drone copters would carry …

Warehouse growth reflects Amazon’s evolving tax strategy

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. — For a window into Amazon’s evolving tax strategy, consider the company’s new warehouse in this bankrupt city where the …

eCommerce

Why Amazon Is A Lousy Business

As a consumer, I love Amazon. During my years overseas it was an important lifeline for me, reliably sending me books and videos to some pretty out of the way places.<p>When I moved back to the US, I almost immediately signed up for Amazon Prime and now not only get free delivery, but can stream …

Amazon Mechanical Turk

Amazon Mechanical Turk (MTurk) operates a marketplace for work that requires human intelligence. The MTurk web service enables companies to …

Programmatically

Amazon Prime Air

Is this science fiction or is this real?<p>It looks like science fiction, but it's real. One day, seeing Prime Air vehicles will be as normal as seeing …

Technology and Science News - ABC News

Elon Musk holds rare town hall to discuss LA tunnel<p>Amazon Prime set to increase its annual membership fee by $10<p>YouTube Music launches revamped …

Kīlauea

Winning with IT in consumer packaged goods: Seven trends transforming the role of the CIO

Technology is increasingly fundamental to competitive advantage in the consumer-packaged-goods industry. IT leaders are stepping up to the</b> …

Innovation

Developing a fine-grained look at how digital consumers behave

Consumers are changing the ways they use digital platforms at lightning speed. To benefit, companies must take a refined look below the surface to …

Banking

How retailers can keep up with consumers

The retail industry is more dynamic than ever. US retailers must evolve to succeed in the next decade.<p><b>The North American retail landscape</b> looks quite …

Consumer Packaged Goods

February 2018 – Our latest annual Consumer Sentiment Survey, which now includes 28,000 shoppers in 29 countries, revealed surprising trends …

Eastern Europe

10 Surprising Social Media Statistics That Will Make You Rethink Your Social Strategy

Know what the fastest-growing demographic on Twitter is? Or how many new members join LinkedIn every second? The answers will surprise you!<p><i>Editor’s Note: This is one of the most-read leadership articles of 2013. Click here to see the full list.</i><p>If you’re managing social media for your business, it …

US8473425B1 - Predictive drop shipping

BACKGROUND<p>To provide a wide selection of products that are readily available for delivery, many merchants (whether engaging in electronic or …