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Former Amazon Executive Emerges as Foe of Jeff Bezos

Jon Fine, the National Enquirer attorney at the center of what Jeff Bezos is calling a blackmail attempt, used to have a much different relationship with the Amazon founder. For nine years, Mr. Bezos was his boss......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjFeb 12th, 2019

U.S. senators ask Amazon CEO if "Amazon"s Choice" deceives consumers

Two U.S. senators asked Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bezos on Monday how the "Amazon's Choice" badge on certain products is determined and whether the mark deceives consumers into purchasing "products of inferior quality.".....»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 12th, 2019

Jeff Bezos sales of his Amazon stock increased to $2.8 billion last week, filings show

Amazon.com Inc. disclosed that Founder and Chief Executive Jeff Bezos has sold 532,120 more Amazon shares last week than previously reported, according to .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 6th, 2019

Jeff Bezos sells Amazon stock worth $2.8 billion last week

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos offloaded $990 million worth of shares in the company last Thursday and Friday, taking the total value of shares sold last week to $2.8 billion......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 5th, 2019

Jeff Bezos sells $1.8 billion worth of Amazon stock this week

Amazon founder and chief executive Jeff Bezos has gone on a bit of a selling spree, as filings show the sold nearly 1 million Amazon shares valued at more than $1.8 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 1st, 2019

Amazon, after big hire, experimenting with sports media strategy: interview

When Amazon.com Chief Executive Jeff Bezos was spotted schmoozing in NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's booth during the Super Bowl in February, the media world exploded with anticipation about Amazon's imminent domination of sports media......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 29th, 2019

Amazon"s Bezos says robotic hands will be ready for commercial use in next 10 years

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bezos said on Thursday he expects there will be commercial robots in the next 10 years that can grasp items as reliably as humans, a development that could lead to the automation of warehouse jobs around the world......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 6th, 2019

Amazon CEO Bezos says robotic hands ready for prime time in next 10 years

Jeff Bezos, Amazon.com Inc's chief executive and founder, said on Thursday he expects the challenge of building robots for commercial use that can grasp items as efficiently as human hands will be solved in the next 10 years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 6th, 2019

Video shows Amazon robots working alongside humans

Robots are changing the way Amazon handles its warehouse operations. Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos owns The Washington Post......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJun 6th, 2019

MacKenzie Bezos pledges half her fortune to charity

MacKenzie Bezos, the former wife of Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bezos, pledged on Tuesday to give half her $36 billion fortune to charity, following a movement founded by billionaires Warren Buffett and Bill and Melinda Gates......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersMay 28th, 2019

Buffett"s Berkshire unveils $861 million Amazon stake

Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc said it owned $860.6 million of Amazon.com Inc shares at the end of March, after the billionaire admitted to underestimating the online retailer and its Chief Executive Jeff Bezos......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 15th, 2019

Walmart responds to Bezos with tweet asking Amazon to pay taxes

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Jeff Bezos on Thursday challenged retailers to hike their minimum wages to $16 an hour, prompting a comeback from Walmart Inc which asked its rivals to pay taxes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 11th, 2019

Amazon"s Bezos challenges retail rivals to raise minimum wages

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos on Thursday challenged rival retailers to increase their minimum wages to $16 an hour......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 11th, 2019

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos challenges retail rivals to raise minimum wage to $15 an hour

Amazon.com Inc. Chief Executive Jeff Bezos stressed in his annual letter to shareholders Thursday, how much the e-commerce giant has done for its employees in terms of wages and benefits, and challenged the company's biggest retail rivals to do the sa.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2019

Jeff Bezos keeps Amazon voting power in divorce settlement

Amazon.com Inc Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos will .....»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2019

Amazon"s Jeff Bezos keeps 75% of his stock in divorce. He remains the world"s richest man

Amazon.com Inc. Chief Executive Jeff Bezos w.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 4th, 2019

Jeff Bezos to keep Amazon voting power after divorce from MacKenzie

MacKenzie Bezos and Amazon.com Inc founder and Chief Executive Officer Jeff Bezos agreed in a divorce settlement that he would retain all voting rights and 75 percent of the ex-couple's $143 billion stake in the world's biggest online retailer......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 4th, 2019

National Enquirer: Bezos" girlfriend"s brother "single source" for reports

The publisher of the National Enquirer on Sunday said its reports on Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos' private life were based on information from a single source, the brother of Bezos' girlfriend, Lauren Sanchez......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 31st, 2019

Saudis gained access to Amazon CEO Bezos" phone: Bezos" security chief

The security chief for Amazon chief executive Jeff Bezos said on Saturday that the Saudi government had access to Bezos' phone and gained private information from it......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 30th, 2019

White House says Trump would be "open to" meeting Bezos

President Donald Trump would be "open to" meeting with Amazon Chief Executive Jeff Bezos, White House press secretary Sarah Sanders said Wednesday, though she said she wasn't aware of anything being schedu.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 25th, 2018

Protesters greet Amazon"s Jeff Bezos in Germany

BERLIN (Reuters) - Hundreds of Amazon workers blew whistles and banged drums on Tuesday to protest against the presentation of a German award to Jeff Bezos, the ecommerce firm's chief executive......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 24th, 2018