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USPS proposes Amazon pay up to 12 percent more for shipping

The U.S. Postal Service has proposed a 9-12% increase to the shipping service used by Amazon.com. The Parcel Select Service, which is also used by United Parcel Service and FedEx, is the last .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 11th, 2018

Stamps.com Stock Plunges More Than 50% After Losing USPS Partnership

The company decided to end the exclusive deal to remain competitive as Amazon enters the shipping market. Stamps.com has pulled out of an exclusive deal with the U.S. Postal Service--sending its stock.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 22nd, 2019

Amazon Delivers Its Shipping Intentions to FedEx, UPS, USPS via Regulatory Filing

The company's shipping costs jumped 23% last quarter. Is there anyone who Amazon isn’t competing with? In a rece.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneFeb 5th, 2019

Amazon, Under Armour, Lululemon among 93% of retailers that kept Christmas shipping promises

Retailers did even better last year, however, when 100 percent delivered their packages before the holidays, according to .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 27th, 2018

Key holiday shipping deadlines for UPS, FedEx, USPS and Amazon

Key holiday shipping deadlines for UPS, FedEx, USPS and Amazon.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 12th, 2018

Forget the new perks - here"s what Prime members love most

Whole Foods discounts and Emmy-nominated programs have brought Amazon a lot of headlines, but it’s the free shipping that Prime members love most. According to new research by The Diffusion Group, 79 percent of Prime members say free shipping is the .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 30th, 2018

Report: President Trump wants USPS to double Amazon's shipping rates

President Trump has urged the US Postmaster general to double shipping rates for Amazon and other companies, the Hill reports. Veuer's Sam Berman has the full story.  &#.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 18th, 2018

Cardinal Health stock up on news that Amazon will stay away from shipping drugs

Several healthcare company stocks spiked Monday on news that Amazon.com Inc. wouldn’t be shipping pharmaceuticals. CVS (NYSE: CVS) was up over 6 percent Monday afternoon to $67.62 a share, while shares of other public healthcare companies were also.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 17th, 2018

In Showdown, Trump Unveils USPS Task Force As Bezos Launches "Shipping With Amazon"

Following on from his caustic comments towards Jeff Bezos' company: "Amazon costing the United States Post Office massive amounts of money for being their Delivery Boy. Amazon shou.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 12th, 2018

Amazon moms are every working mom, calling for backup day-care benefits

According to a 2018 survey of its members, the Society for Human Resource Management found that 4 percent of employers offer access to backup child care......»»

Category: topSource: washpost21 hr. 48 min. ago

Poll: New Yorkers say Amazon"s pullout deal was bad for the state

A new poll of state voters indicates that more than two thirds (67 percent) of New Yorkers believed that Amazon.com Inc.'s decision not to locate its second headquarters in New York City was bad for the state, with only 21 percent saying it wasn't.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 18th, 2019

Elizabeth Warren Proposes Breaking Up Tech Companies like Amazon and Google

The Democratic presidential candidate is calling them anti-competitive behemoths that are crowding out competition Democratic presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren is proposing to break up the largest technology companies, i.....»»

Category: topSource: timeMar 8th, 2019

‘Amazon Day’ Shipping Option Aims to Reduce Deliveries and CO2 Emissions

Condensing all your Amazon orders into one weekly delivery could help the e-commerce giant cut emissions and cut costs. For households t.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 1st, 2019

Stamps.com Stock Gets Licked as Postage Provider Dumps the Post Office

Stamps.com will no longer use the Postal Service to deliver stamps to customers—a strategic shift the company said it made because Amazon.com is disrupting the shipping business......»»

Category: topSource: barronsFeb 23rd, 2019

Amazon report will tally the environmental impact of 2-day shipping

Ordering online uses less energy than driving to the store, but the benefits drop with faster delivery......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 23rd, 2019

Amazon report will tally the environmental impact of 2-day shipping

Ordering online uses less energy than driving to the store, but the benefits drop with faster delivery......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 23rd, 2019

Stamps.com Plummets After Nixing Its Exclusive USPS Deal

Despite a decent fourth quarter, the online postage company says customer demands for two-day shipping necessitated changing its exclusive partnership with the U.S. Postal Service......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsFeb 23rd, 2019

Trump"s fight against Amazon is looking bleak as a major USPS partner ditches the postal office for the e-commerce behemoth

AP Photo/The Republic, Joel Philippsen USPS lost a big partner this week when Stamps.com t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 22nd, 2019

Stamps.com cratered 50% because it"s betting big on Amazon shipping

The move is a boon for Amazon as it faces a tall task in disrupting the traditionally walled garden that is the U.S. shipping industry......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 22nd, 2019

Company helps small businesses compete with Amazon Prime on shipping

Taking on Amazon Prime.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralFeb 21st, 2019

Walmart's grocery delivery pays off in fight with Amazon as online sales soar

Shoppers increasingly buying bread, milk and other groceries online, helped boost Walmart's e-commerce sales 43 percent in .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayFeb 19th, 2019