Everyone Loves Same-Day Delivery, Until They Have To PayEveryone likes the idea of same-day delivery. But who wants to pay for it? That's the problem merchants face as the busy holiday shopping season approaches.
Amazon Hiring 100,000 Holiday WorkersAmazon plans to hire 100,000 people for the holidays. That is a 25 percent jump from last year.
How To Spot A Fake Online ReviewDo you trust online reviews? Now that Amazon is suing more than 1,000 people who allegedly offered to write glowing product reviews for cash, you might reasonably be concerned.
Amazon Sues "Review Sellers" In Salvo Against Bogus ReviewersAmazon is suing more than 1,000 people for advertising their services writing fake reviews for as little as $5 as it seeks to crack down on bogus reviews on its site.
Wal-Mart, Others Speed Up Deliveries To ShoppersChristmas won't come early this year, but the gifts might. Just in time for the winter holiday shopping season, Amazon, Wal-Mart, Macy's and other retailers are working to make sure they can deliver online orders faster.
Amazon Launches Site For Handmade GoodsAmazon is launching its site for handcrafted goods called 'Handmade at Amazon' on Thursday.
Amazon Bans Sale Of Rival Streaming DevicesAmazon will stop allowing the sale of Google and Apple video-streaming devices on its site as it focuses on its own Prime Instant Video streaming service.
Amazon Tests Uber-Like Delivery ServiceAmazon is testing an Uber-like service for delivering its one-hour Prime Now packages that will enlist people to deliver packages for Amazon with their own cars.
Amazon Offering $50 Tablet ComputerAmazon is dangling a $50 tablet computer in its latest attempt to lure consumers who can't afford or don't want the more expensive devices made by Apple and other rivals.
Disney Adds Partners To Digital Movie ServiceDisney has signed agreements with Amazon and Microsoft that will allow them to use its cloud-based digital movie service.
Amazon Rolls Out More Dash ButtonsAmazon's futuristic Dash buttons are here to stay. The e-commerce powerhouse is expanding the number of available buttons, and making them virtually free.
Amazon.com Picks San Marcos For 5th Texas Fulfillment CenterAmazon.com Inc. plans to build a fifth fulfillment center in Texas. An Amazon.com statement Thursday said about 1,000 full-time jobs will be created in San Marcos.