Matt Day and Spencer Soper

Government, Business, Logistics

Amazon Alabama Workers Get Chance for First-in-US Union

An Amazon Prime warehouse worker collects a package. (Thorsten Wagner/Bloomberg News) A worker collects an Amazon Prime customer order package from a conveyor at an Amazon.com Inc. fulfillment center. (Thorsten Wagner/Bloomberg News)

Amazon .com Inc. workers at an Alabama warehouse were given the go-ahead by federal regulators to vote on whether to form what would be the first union at a U.S. facility of the e-commerce giant.

Matt Day and Spencer Soper | Bloomberg News
December 16, 2020

Researcher Lowers Estimate for Amazon’s Share of E-Commerce Market

Amazon packages David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News

EMarketer Inc., among the most widely cited sources for estimates of U.S. online retail sales, now says it expects Amazon to account for 37.7% of online commerce this year, down from a prior estimate of 47%.

Matt Day and Spencer Soper | Bloomberg News
June 13, 2019