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Why is streaming video still so messy?
Streaming platforms are experimenting with different subscription models, advertising strategies and even partnerships with competitors.
Amazon has tacked on a Whole Foods delivery fee. Add to cart?
Even the giant online retailer is feeling the high cost and slim margin of the grocery business.
Amazon, other retailers face tight supply chains for Prime Day
Retailers have been scrambling to build up inventory — and deals have been disappearing quickly as inventory sells out.
What challenges face Amazon without Bezos at the helm?
Brad Stone, author of “Amazon Unbound,” explains how Bezos shaped Amazon’s business and culture.
Amazon Prime Day boosts small business shopping, too
There are small- and medium-sized businesses who use Amazon's platform and logistics to reach wider audiences.
Walmart launching new service to compete with Amazon Prime
But customer loyalty and just pure laziness might get in the way.
Amazon's one-day shipping bet dents profits this holiday season
It costs Amazon more to deliver the average package than you spend on the item itself.
Why Netflix and WarnerMedia want sitcoms for the streaming wars
Netflix hopes "Seinfeld" will keep the streaming giant master of its domain, while HBO Max hopes to enter the field with a "Big Bang."
The path left by your online purchases
You might have done a lot of online shopping this holiday season, and you’re not alone — more than 1 billion items were shipped for free in the United States this holiday with Amazon Prime, the company reported. And with the rise of online shopping comes a lot more warehouses popping up in rural communities […]
What’s the strategy behind Amazon’s decision to hike monthly Prime membership rates?
Amazon is raising its monthly Prime membership rate, from $10.99 to $12.99. But the annual membership cost is staying the same, at $99. So what’s the logic here? Is Amazon trying to push more people into becoming annual members? Might the price hike prompt some people to drop the service altogether? What are the pros […]