Amazon Says It Has More Than 100 Million Prime MembersAmazon has more than 100 million Amazon Prime subscribers around the world, company CEO Jeff Bezos revealed in a letter to shareholders on Wednesday.
Target Stores Offer Drive-Up Service In Texas, FloridaTarget stores in Texas and Florida are now offering drive-up service. The retail chain announced Tuesday customers at more than 250 stores in the two states can now buy items without leaving their car.
Wayfair Follows Amazon With Its Own Made-Up Holiday: Way DayAmazon started Prime Day. Alibaba capitalized on Singles Day. Now online furniture seller Wayfair is hoping for success with an invented shopping holiday.
Retailers Step Up Personalization On Their WebsitesOnline retailers are trying to build stronger connections with shoppers used to the customization of Amazon.
Amazon, Google Patent Applications Hint At Devices Listening MoreA new report from says that Amazon and Google devices could be keeping a closer tab on users in the future.
Amazon Looking To Buy Abandoned Toys 'R' Us Stores, Report SaysAccording to a report, the online retail giant is looking into buying up several storefronts left vacant by the toy store's bankruptcy.
Toys R Us Likely Liquidation Will Have A Ripple EffectThe demise of Toys R Us will have a ripple effect on everything from toymakers to consumers to landlords.
Amazon Recalls Portable Chargers On Reports Of Fires, BurnsAmazon is recalling 260,000 AmazonBasics portable chargers after reports that they can overheat and cause fires or burns.
News Now: Human Remains Found In Anna, Jerry Jones Paying NFL, Alexa LaughingWe're continuing to follow the discovery of human remains in an Anna field. Plus, Jerry Jones is paying the price for his battle against the NFL, and Alexa has been laughing at people.
Amazon's Alexa Is Laughing At Users & Creeping Them OutSome users of Amazon's Alexa voice assistant have reported hearing an unprompted laugh from their smart speaker devices in the past day. The laugh happens randomly.
Amazon Begins Offering Prime Discount To Medicaid RecipientsOnline retailer Amazon opened its discounted Prime membership on Wednesday to people on Medicaid, giving it an even bigger pool of potential shoppers.
Walmart Expanding Meal Kits To More Than 2,000 Stores NationwideWalmart is expanding its meal kits nationwide after testing the service in some of its stores, a move that will heighten the company's competition with Amazon.