amazon
Government, Business, Logistics

Trump Wanted to Double Amazon Postal Rates, Washington Post Says

Jim Young/Bloomberg News

President Donald Trump pushed U.S. Postal Service officials to double package delivery rates paid by Amazon.com Inc. and other companies, the Washington Post reported, highlighting that his beef with the e-commerce giant and founder Jeff Bezos goes beyond tweets.

Spencer Soper and Devin Leonard | Bloomberg News
May 18, 2018
Business, Logistics

Freight Forwarder DSV Says Technology Gives It Edge Over Amazon

DSV A/S

Amazon.com may be about to dramatically reshape the $500 billion freight-forwarding market. But not all businesses it is competing with will be hit equally hard.

Christian Wienberg | Bloomberg News
May 1, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics

Amazon Starts Delivering Goods to Trunks of GMs, Volvos

A box moves along a conveyor belt at the Amazon.com fulfillment center in Kenosha, Wisc. (Jim Young/Bloomberg News)

Amazon.com has partnered with General Motors Co. and Volvo Cars to deliver packages to car trunks in 37 U.S. cities, as the e-commerce giant seeks new delivery methods for customers who may be wary of leaving packages outside or allowing couriers into their homes.

Niclas Rolander and David Welch | Bloomberg News
April 24, 2018
Business

Amazon Nears Stock Record as Wall Street Praises Prime Milestone

Jim Young/Bloomberg News

Amazon.com shares gained as much 2.7% intraday April 19, putting the online retailer within 3% of its March 12 record-high after founder and CEO Jeff Bezos drafted a letter to shareholders touting the company surpassing more than 100 million users with paid Prime memberships.

Kamaron Leach | Bloomberg News
April 19, 2018
Business, Logistics

Ivanhoe Cambridge Targets Canadian Warehouse Space in Amazon Era

Ty Wright/Bloomberg News

Ivanhoe Cambridge Inc., the real estate arm of one of Canada’s biggest pension funds, plans to increase its assets by a third with a bet on the booming warehouse space.

Natalie Wong | Bloomberg News
April 18, 2018
Business, Technology

Walmart Favored Over Amazon to Buy India’s Flipkart

Flipkart Shirt Flipkart shirt by Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg

Walmart Inc. looks likely to take the next round in the battle for India’s retail market over rival Amazon.com.

Saritha Rai | Bloomberg News
April 11, 2018
Business, Technology, Logistics

Transcontinental Opens Door to Amazon With Coveris Takeover

Amazon Warehouse TT File Photo

Canada’s biggest printer says its latest deal opens the door to making Amazon.com a customer as the online retail giant tries to break into the fresh food delivery business.

Frederic Tomesco | Bloomberg News
April 10, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

Trump Says He’ll Take ‘Very Serious Look’ at Amazon’s Business

AP Photo/Evan Vucci

President Donald Trump said he will take a “very serious look” at Amazon and what he said is an “uneven playing field” the retailer enjoys against competitors.

Jennifer Epstein | Bloomberg News
April 6, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics

Trump Keeps Heat on Amazon Over Postal Deal

Olivier Douliery/Abaca Press/TNS

President Donald Trump continued his campaign against Amazon.com on April 3, again claiming the company is costing tax payers billions of dollars through a special deal with the U.S. Postal Service.

Joshua Gallu | Bloomberg News
April 3, 2018
Government, Business, Logistics, TCA

Trump: The Washington Post Should Register as Lobbyist Over Amazon’s Postal ‘Scam’

Shawn Thew/Pool via Bloomberg

President Donald Trump charged March 31 that The Washington Post, owned by billionaire Jeff Bezos, should register as a lobbyist, insinuating that it abetted his other company, Amazon, in pulling off a U.S. Postal Service “scam” to deliver its packages at a loss.

Doug Stanglin | USA Today
April 2, 2018

Pages