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Newark Tells Amazon the Web Retailing Giant Still Has a Local HQ2 Option if NYC Backs Out

“Our goal is to make sure we keep it in the region,” said Aisha Glover, CEO of the Newark Alliance. Message to Amazon.com from Newark, N.J.: If you get dumped, .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 11th, 2019

Amazon backs out of LIC plans, blames political opposition

The tech giant Amazon announced this morning that it will no longer build its HQ2 campus at Long Island City due to overwhelming local opposition. According to a statement posted o.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyFeb 14th, 2019

Retail Pro: Walmart Remains "In The Game" Against Amazon

Retail giant Walmart Inc (NYSE: WMT) said Tuesday it will be able to offer 75 percent of the U.S. population a one-day delivery option by the end of the year. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaMay 14th, 2019

In an Unusual Move, Amazon Debuts Its New ‘Counter’ Offering Outside the U.S.

The e-commerce giant usually tests new strategies in its home market. Amazon.com Inc. is launching a delivery option that will let customers retrieve parcels from staffed counters at U.K. and Italian retailers, aiming to take advantag.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 14th, 2019

Buffett says Berkshire Hathaway, finally, has invested in Amazon.com: CNBC

Warren Buffett said Berkshire Hathaway Inc has bought shares of internet retailing giant Amazon.com Inc for the first time, though he has not been the one doing the buying, CNBC reported on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 2nd, 2019

Amazon opens its platform to local retail market in Israel

E-commerce giant Amazon has reached out to Israeli retailers to enable them to sell directly to customers in Israel using its online platform......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 1st, 2019

With Scheduled Delivery, Amazon Moves Beyond Just Speed

The e-commerce giant rolled out an option for Prime members to choose what day of the week their deliveries will arrive......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMar 1st, 2019

Amazon"s Next Mission: Using Alexa to Help You Pay Friends

Amazon.com is considering whether to use Alexa to launch a person-to-person payments feature, a move that would push the retailing giant into new competition with Venmo and big banks’ payments efforts......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 6th, 2018

Hey Alexa, Can You Help Amazon Get Into the Payments Business?

Amazon.com is considering whether to use Alexa to launch a person-to-person payments feature, a move that would push the retailing giant into new competition with Venmo and big banks’ payments efforts......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjApr 6th, 2018

Amazon effect making Newark a winner

Tomorrow could be a big day for Newark. July 5 is Amazon’s birthday and, it has been reported, CEO Jeff Bezos may announce where the tech giant will build its HQ2. Whether or not Newark wins the .....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJul 4th, 2018

Amazon now sells office supplies and books to thousands of cities and other local organizations

The contracts with Amazon could drive billions of dollars in public spending to the online giant in coming years, propelled in part by the ease of purchasing online — but which, like in consumer retail, risk penalizing independent retailers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 10th, 2018

How Amazon’s contract to sell office supplies to cities could hurt local retail

The contracts with Amazon could drive billions of dollars in public spending to the online giant in coming years, propelled in part by the ease of purchasing online — but which, like in consumer retail, risk penalizing independent retailers......»»

Category: topSource: washpostJul 10th, 2018

Amazon workers strike in Europe to coincide with Prime Day

Amazon workers in Spain are on strike over salary and working conditions to coincide with the online retailing giant's major shopping holiday. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 17th, 2018

Amazon workers stage walkouts to coincide with Prime Day

Amazon workers in Spain are on strike over salary and working conditions to coincide with the online retailing giant's major shopping holiday. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 17th, 2018

Amazon shares hit record high as profit tops $2 billion for first time

Shares of Amazon.com Inc rose 4 percent to hit an all-time high after the online retailing giant's quarterly profit topped $2 billion for the first time, powered by its best operating margin in 13 years......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 27th, 2018

Amazon stock hits record high as profit tops $2B for first time

Shares of Amazon rose as much as 4 percent Friday to hit an all-time high after the online retailing giant's quarterly profit topped $2 billion for the first time, powered by its best operating margin in 13 years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 27th, 2018

Amazon stock hits record high as profit tops $2B for first time

Shares of Amazon rose as much as 4 percent Friday to hit an all-time high after the online retailing giant's quarterly profit topped $2 billion for the first time, powered by its best operating margin in 13 years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 27th, 2018

Amazon stock hits record high as profit tops $2B for first time

Shares of Amazon rose as much as 4 percent Friday to hit an all-time high after the online retailing giant's quarterly profit topped $2 billion for the first time, powered by its best operating margin in 13 years......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJul 27th, 2018

Newark, New Jersey is moving forward on its $1 billion bid for Amazon"s second headquarters — and it may reveal what the tech giant is looking for

APAmazon is narrowing down the search for the home of its $5 billion second.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderAug 8th, 2018

Amazon"s $15-an-hour move gives 20 percent raise to its lowest-paid workers in Chicago area

Retailing giant Amazon is boosting its minimu.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneOct 3rd, 2018

Amazon Stock"s Biggest Bull Is Unfazed by the Tech Pullback

Stifel has the highest target price on the retailing giant, and added Amazon to its “Select List,” replacing Alibaba......»»

Category: topSource: barronsOct 13th, 2018