Stacey Vanek Smith
Nov 11, 2013 Amazon has signed a deal with the U.S. Postal Service for Sunday deliveries this holiday season.
Oct 23, 2013 As online retailers fight for a piece of the customer pie, the ability to deliver goods quickly and cheaply is key.
Oct 21, 2013 Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff convenes a committee to monitor prices and service ahead of next year’s World Cup to head off price gouging. But for retailers, there’s a fine line between appropriately responding to increased demand and taking advantage.
Oct 21, 2013 Fake radio signals can be used to make ships that don't exist appear on the tracking system.
Sep 2, 2013 Class division in the United States can be stark, in one small way, tough financial times at the Postal Service are uniting the classes.
Aug 30, 2013 Emerging markets that thrived during the recession are seeing the flow of capital dry up.
Aug 29, 2013 How do the clothes you wear and products you use get from the factory to your house?
Aug 27, 2013 A key shipping index is up dramatically in the past several weeks, thanks largely to demand from China's steel industry. But analysts say it's only a small window into the industry.
Aug 22, 2013 UPS’s decision to cut health benefits for spouses of some employees is the latest move by employers to reduce health care costs.
Oct 9, 2013 It’s a common scenario. You and your spouse have jobs that offer health insurance. You both pick the better one. Well, UPS says they’ve got to cut that perk.