Amazon Offers Employees $10K To Quit, Start Their Own Package Delivery BusinessesAlong with the $10K, employees will also receive a payment equal to three months’ worth of their gross salary.
In Settlement, Amazon Won't Sell Foie Gras In CaliforniaAmazon has agreed not to sell force-fed foie gras in California under a consumer protection settlement reached with the Los Angeles County District Attorney's Office, and others, officials said Friday.
NYC, Arlington To Split Amazon’s Second HeadquartersLos Angeles was among the top 20 finalists for the coveted 50,000 new tech jobs.
Amazon Offering Free Shipping On All Orders During Holidays, No MinimumsNon-Prime shoppers will get free shipping on orders under $25 through Christmas.
Amazon Bookstore Opens In Marina Del ReyThe store, at 4752 Admiralty Way, is the online retail giant’s latest foray into physical stores. Its selection of books will include best sellers, new releases and those rated four stars or higher by customers.
Amazon Raises Minimum Wage To $15 For All US WorkersAmazon said the $15 minimum wage will apply to more than 250,000 employees and 100,000 seasonal holiday employees. Workers hired by temp agencies will also receive the $15-per-hour wage.
Amazon Investigates Claims That Employee Sold Confidential DataBrokers for Amazon employees in the southern Chinese city of Shenzhen offered internal sales metrics and reviewer email addresses to independent sellers for payments of between $80 and $2,000, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Amazon's Prime Day Sale Starts With Widespread GlitchesShoppers clicking on many Prime Day links after the 3 p.m. ET launch in the U.S. got only images of dogs — some quite abashed-looking — with the words, "Uh-oh. Something went wrong on our end."
Amazon Reveals Best Deals For Prime DayThis year's sales event, which starts Monday afternoon, will be six hours longer than last year's and will launch new products.
With Toys 'R' Us Gone, Amazon Reportedly Creating Its Own Toy CatalogThe online marketplace is reportedly planning to publish their own giant toy catalog during the holiday season.
Amazon Moves Into Drug Deliveries, Eyes Acquisition Of Online Pharmacy PillPack Amazon announced Thursday it is expanding into the pharmaceutical space with plans to acquire online pharmacy PillPack.
Seattle Gives In To Amazon, Votes To Repeal 3-Week-Old 'Head Tax' To Fight HomelessnessThe so-called "head tax" was repealed on a 7-2 vote from the council Tuesday, reversing the unanimous vote to pass it on May 14.
Whole Foods In California Now Offering Discounts To Amazon Prime MembersThe perks program includes an extra 10 percent off sale items and rotating in-store deals for members.
"Stephen King Library" Coming To A Smart Speaker Near YouAmazon Alexa and Google Assistant users in the U.S. and Canada can now get customized suggestions from the works of novelist Stephen King.
Residents Get Taste Of Alexa-Powered Living At Irvine HomeA Lennar home in Irvine doubles as an “Amazon Experience Center,” where customers can test the convenience and ease of a home with internet capabilities built right into the walls and floors.