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Report: Amazon Seeking Delivery Options in Israel

Amazon officials are set to arrive in Israel to meet with representatives of Israel’s Boxit, which specializes in package delivery to lockers. A report in Globes said that it appeared…

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Amazon’s Attack on the Pharmacy Industry Has Begun

Online retail giant Amazon is entering the pharmacy business after months of speculation that the company could disrupt how prescription drugs are sold — the same way it upended bricks-and-mortar…

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Microsoft Follows Amazon in Pursuit of Cashier-Less Stores

Microsoft is working on automated checkout technology that could help retailers compete with Amazon’s new cashier-less stores. One firm building automated checkout systems, Ava Retail, said Thursday it is working…

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Amazon Begins Delivery to Vehicles

Amazon’s latest perk is free delivery to your car. The Seattle company on Tuesday began offering delivery in 37 cities to Amazon Prime members who own newer General Motors or…

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Amazon Said to Be Working on Home Robots

Ten years ago, Amazon introduced the Kindle and established the appeal of reading on a digital device. Four years ago, Jeff Bezos and company rolled out the Echo, prompting millions…

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Trump Goes After Amazon – Again – Over Postal Delivery

President Donald Trump is again attacking online retailer Amazon, calling its business deal with the U.S. Postal Service to deliver packages a money-losing agreement that hurts U.S. taxpayers. Federal regulators,…

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Walmart Takes Bruises From Amazon Battle in Fourth Quarter

Walmart is taking some bruises from its battle with online leader Amazon. The world’s largest retailer reported a lower-than-expected fourth-quarter profit and wrestled with slower e-commerce sales during the busiest…

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