During the pandemic, people have become more comfortable with robots. Now Alexa could control a household army of Roombas, one expert says.
Loyal users of the companies say they didn't try hard enough to acquire users in addition to making basic missteps.
Young, college-educated workers at individual retail establishments like Starbucks stores are driving many organizing efforts.
There are more than a dozen proposals posed to executives.
The consumer economy, in particular.
Local union organizers "robbed Amazon of one of its best anti-union arguments," says Adam Seth Litwin of Cornell.
Amazon's union campaigns come at a time of widespread labor unrest at many corporations, including Starbucks.
The practice of requiring workers to sit through anti-union presentations is common and currently legal.
The online retailer has been experimenting with physical locations for several years now.
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