Amazon tries to prove it’s not a Dickensian workhouse

You can identify companies’ sore spots by wha.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesJul 11th, 2019

Amazon rests less easily on its cloud

When Amazon’s third-quarter earnings are released, all eyes will be on its cloud-computing business. Heard on the Street's Dan Gallagher explains why the tech giant suddenly has a lot to prove. Photo: Johannes Eisele via Getty Images.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 24th, 2019

Zulily says it"s cheaper than Walmart and Amazon on 97% of items, and it"s launching a new pricing tool to prove it

Starting Wednesday, Zulily's site will list prices advertised by competitors Walmart and Amazon alongside its own pricing.  Zulily CEO Jeff Yurcisin said the move is part of a broader goal to .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 2nd, 2019

Model aircraft enthusiasts prove unlikely foe for Amazon

Tech industry insiders say hobbyists are proving to be effective lobbyists against commercial drones......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 3rd, 2019

Lots of job openings, not enough workers and HQ2 on the way has Fairfax County on edge Inc.’s move to open a second headquarters in Arlington may prove to be a mixed-bag for Fairfax County. While many HQ2 employees are expected to live in the county, there's a real chance that Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) will take tech talent .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 28th, 2019

Amazon should prove profitable for the U.S. Postal Service now that Trump has ordered review

UBS spoke with a former Postmaster General who says the U.S. Postal Service is definitely profiting from Amazon’s business despite President Trump’s assertions on Twitter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 15th, 2018

Kroger's Earnings Prove It Can Survive Amazon's Threat - Motley Fool

Motley FoolKroger's Earnings Prove It Can Survive Amazon's ThreatMotley FoolKroger (NYSE:KR) stock is finally showing some .....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJun 25th, 2018

Some Brick-and-Mortar Retail Stocks Have Surged Past Nemesis Amazon

Macy’s and other retailers have shown big gains year to date. Will these gains prove fleeting, or are they grounds for optimism?Related Stocks: AMZN, M, AEO, DKS, WMT, KR, XRT, ANF,.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJun 27th, 2018

5 smart home devices that prove why Amazon"s $1 billion acquisition of doorbell startup Ring, a "Shark Tank" reject, makes total sense

The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase. In the last five.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 26th, 2018

Amazon Earnings Buoy Battered FANG, NASDAQ

DailyFX com Talking Points The positive report spurred the stock higher in after hours trading but Facebook s plunge may prove infectious Q3 Net sales forecast was 3 9 below estimates suggesting the company may see storm clouds ahead The report.....»»

Category: futuresSource: nasdaqJul 27th, 2018

What Amazon’s Latest Hire Says About Its Sports Broadcasting Ambitions

Its latest hire could prove critical to that business. Amazon is seemingly expanding its presence in the sports broadcasting business with a major new hire. The tech .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 29th, 2018

Cramer: "Think twice before you sell" shares of companies competing with Amazon

Jim Cramer revisits some "Amazon survivors" to prove that the Death Star's competition doesn't always mean total annihilation......»»

Category: topSource: madmoneyOct 1st, 2018

Should You Buy Walgreens Boots (WBA) Stock Ahead of Q4 Earnings?

Walgreens Boots Alliance (WBA) shares have surged 17% in the last three months to outpace the S&P 500's roughly 7% climb as fears that Amazon's (AMZN) pharmaceutical push would doom the pharmacy giant prove overblow.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytOct 4th, 2018

France"s Monoprix says grocery alliance with Amazon Prime tops expectations

Casino's upmarket Monoprix supermarket chain said the start of its partnership with Amazon Prime's delivery service for Paris had been better than expected - an alliance that could prove crucial for debt-ridden Casino's fortunes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 10th, 2018

Big question for Amazon"s 2 chosen cities: Will it pay off?

The awarding of Amazon's second headquarters to two affluent localities has fanned intense speculation around a key question: For the winning cities, will the economic payoff prove to be worth the cost?.....»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 14th, 2018

Amazon is a blessing. Let"s not look a gift horse in the mouth

Amazon is coming to Queens to open up shop in the greatest city in the world and I, for one, couldn’t be happier. This project will prove to be a boon for the borough and is a positive sign of things... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJan 31st, 2019

Nike says to end retail pilot project w/ but continue AWS partnership

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewall2 min. ago

Tech giants like Amazon bring a cruel, mixed blessing

Tech companies need to do more in planning their moves into a city to keep negative impacts on a city top of m.....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday32 min. ago

Amazon loses in Seattle, which joins other liberal communities chasing jobs away

San Francisco and Silicon Valley. New York and Amazon. Now Seattle and a 'head tax.' The message to high-paying jobs is not in my ba.....»»

Category: topSource: usatoday2 hr. 1 min. ago

Amazon has decided to open a new set of grocery stores, starting in Los Angeles

Amazon is opening a new grocery store in the Los Angeles area that won't be like Whole Foods, but rather a competition against Target and Walmart......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral3 hr. 46 min. ago

ESPN reporters including Adam Schefter and Adrian Wojnarowski promote Disney Plus streaming service in eyebrow-raising tweets

Ric Tapia/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Disney launched its new streaming service Disney Plus on Tuesday, pitting the company against the likes of Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime. Several employees at ESPN, which is owned by Disney, tweeted out mess.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider4 hr. 46 min. ago