Zoox was founded in 2014 with a mission to build a “fleet of fully autonomous, battery electric, zero-emission vehicles".
27 May 2020 5:11 PM
Grocery is 70% of Indian retail market, with 90% driven by neighbourhood shops. Will Reliance include them, subdue them or wipe them out?
26 May 2020 5:54 PM
The company will eliminate software and services that don’t align with its top two focus areas: cloud computing and artificial intelligence.
23 May 2020 7:35 PM
It may struggle to employ people for warehousing and delivery to meet surging demand, as many such roles were being fulfilled by migrants.
22 May 2020 6:44 PM
The temporary hires will work in Amazon’s fulfillment centers and as part of its delivery network
22 May 2020 3:38 PM
Now, apart from groceries on Prime Now, Bengalurians can get meals delivered through the Amazon app itself in some pin codes
21 May 2020 5:25 PM
Greenpeace report said Amazon, Microsoft, Google undermining their own climate pledges by partnering with Shell, BP, Chevron and ExxonMobil.
20 May 2020 7:45 PM
Costs soared as well, $900 million in all, as hourly workers were given a total cash bonus of $755 million and pay was raised by $2 an hour.
19 May 2020 7:13 PM
Ecommerce platforms were adversely impacted by the lockdown, as groceries account for a small portion of online sales.
18 May 2020 9:31 PM
It has boosted its global workforce to nearly one million and dealt with protests over safety and reported deaths of several employees.
17 May 2020 3:12 PM
Amazon's third-party delivery firms which have been struggling amid surging demand for goods and supplies to locked-down consumers
17 May 2020 11:27 AM
Purchases made till May 28 are eligible for the no-cost EMI scheme, whereas the free Bluetooth earphones is only on offer till May 21.
15 May 2020 8:28 PM
The company is also offering warranty on new phones up to Rs 2,599, as well cashback and EMI schemes till May 31.
07 May 2020 6:44 PM
Among those fired was a New York warehouse worker who led a strike last month, pushing for more protections for workers against covid-19
05 May 2020 6:32 PM
Amazon has also made a move to get kirana shops on its platform, and in the coming months it's likely that Flipkart and Snapdeal will too.
02 May 2020 11:32 PM
US lawmakers on Friday wrote to Bezos saying they would use legal means to force him to appear if he didn’t do so voluntarily
02 May 2020 3:30 PM
Sales are soaring as online grocery shopping grows due to lockdowns but delivering more goods means higher costs cutting into profits.
01 May 2020 12:24 PM
Quarterly results looming, Google, Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Microsoft do not want to be seen as having cashed in on the coronavirus crisis
26 Apr 2020 10:22 PM
There was talk of some retail traders mounting pressure on the government that local shops be allowed to sell non-essentials items
19 Apr 2020 3:22 PM
The government is attempting to revive industrial and commercial activities stalled due to the lockdown since March 25
16 Apr 2020 7:56 PM