An Offer They Can't Refuse? Amazon Wants Employees To Quit And Haul PackagesAmazon wants to speed up its shipping times and they're offering to help current employees start delivery businesses to do it.
Amazon Getting In The Delivery Business With "Prime" Branded VansWith Amazon's new program rolling out Thursday, contractors across the country can launch businesses that deliver Amazon packages.
UPS, FedEx Shares Fall On Report Amazon Readying Delivery ServiceShares of FedEx and UPS slipped following a media report that Amazon.com is readying its own air delivery service.
Not At Home? Amazon Wants To Come In And Drop Off PackagesWould you let a stranger in your house to drop off a package? Amazon hopes so. The online retailer is launching a service that would allow delivery people to walk into your home to drop off boxes.
Police Deliver Bait Packages To Catch "Porch Pirates"Some police departments are trying new methods to catch brazen criminals known as "porch pirates" -- thieves who steal packages left on doorsteps.
Walmart Opts For Free, Faster Shipping On NecessitiesWalmart is replacing a program that offered free shipping but had an annual fee with one that has a lower free shipping threshold and faster delivery as it hopes to answer Amazon's powerful Prime membership success.
Mondays Before Christmas The Busiest For FedEx WorkersYou won’t find folks with a case of the “Mondays” coming into work at the Irving facility today. The four Mondays before Christmas are the busiest days of the year for FedEx.
Tom Thumb & Albertsons Delivery Trucks Roll Out For The 1st TimeTwo more grocery store chains are offering home delivery in North Texas. For the first time today trucks rolled delivering food from Tom Thumb and Albertsons stores.
UPS Testing Drones For Use In Its Package Delivery SystemUPS is stepping up efforts to integrate drones into its system. The company has partnered with robot-maker CyPhy Works to test the use of drones to make commercial deliveries to difficult-to-access locations.
Sweet Tooth Alert! Dunkin' Donuts Tests Dallas Delivery ServiceDunkin’ Donuts has long served its entire menu all day long, but today company officials announced their partnership with on-demand delivery service DoorDash to test Dunkin’ Delivery service in Dallas.
FedEx Predicts 12 Percent Increase In Holiday ShipmentsWith more and more consumers doing their shopping online, FedEx is bracing for a record volumes this holiday season.