Spencer Soper and Matt Day

Government, Business, Logistics

Amazon Offers to Help Biden Administration With Vaccinations

An Amazon Prime truck sits at a company fulfillment center in November 2020. (Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg News) An Amazon Prime truck sits at a company fulfillment center in November 2020. (Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg News)

Amazon .com Inc. is offering to help the Biden administration accelerate the distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, including to its own employees.

Spencer Soper and Matt Day | Bloomberg News
January 20, 2021
Business, Logistics

Amazon Moves to Stock More Nonessential Items in Warehouses

A worker wearing a protective mask and gloves carries Amazon boxes during a delivery in New York on March 26. A worker wearing a protective mask and gloves carries Amazon boxes during a delivery in New York on March 26. (Angus Mordant/Bloomberg News)

Amazon .com Inc. will slowly increase the assortment of products that can be shipped to its warehouses this week, easing restrictions instituted in March that prioritized essential goods such as medical supplies, groceries and pet food amid the pandemic.

Spencer Soper and Matt Day | Bloomberg News
April 13, 2020
Business, Logistics

Amazon Cuts Ties With Couriers, Costing Jobs

A USPS employee moves an Amazon.com Inc. package at a processing and distribution center in Washington in December 2017. A USPS employee moves an Amazon.com Inc. package at a processing and distribution center in Washington in December 2017. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg News)

Amazon .com Inc. is severing ties with small delivery firms around the country — putting at least 1,300 drivers out of work — in an effort to eliminate partners that aren’t meeting its standards.

Spencer Soper and Matt Day | Bloomberg News
February 18, 2020