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Wall Street Journal:
Rising package volumes and costs have Amazon seeking alternative delivery routes, straining ties with UPS   —  Amazon Seeks to Ease Ties With UPS  —  Rising costs have Amazon seeking alternative delivery routes, straining relations with its longtime shipping ally
Dec 23, 2015, 4:40 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Saks Fifth Avenue owner Hudson's Bay nears deal to buy Gilt Groupe for about $250M   —  Hudson's Bay Near Deal to Buy Online Retailer Gilt Groupe for $250 Million  —  Saks Fifth Avenue owner would pair online luxury retailer with Off 5th Business  —  The Hudson's Bay Co. …
Dec 14, 2015, 5:50 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Square updates S-1 with Q3 numbers: $322M revenue, up 46% YoY, $54M loss, $30M in new funding with no ratchet; Vinod Khosla steps down from board   —  Square Inc. Reports Another Loss as IPO Roadshow Approaches  —  Payments startup says it raised another $30 million in funding, and stakeholder Vinod Khosla is leaving board
Oct 26, 2015, 6:15 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
eBay Plus shipping membership launches in Germany, offers free express delivery and returns for €19.90/year   —  EBay Set to Offer Shipping Club, Starting in Germany  —  Fresh from its split with PayPal, eBay Inc. is addressing one of its longstanding challenges: shipping.
Sep 11, 2015, 4:00 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Amazon plans to release $50 6-inch tablet and new 8-inch and 10-inch versions for holidays   —  Amazon to Release $50 Tablet as It Struggles to Sell Pricier Devices  —  Amazon plans to release a $50 tablet with a 6-inch screen, in time for the holidays.
Sep 7, 2015, 3:50 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Amazon lays off dozens of engineers, scales back and reorganizes its hardware-development center Lab126 after Fire Phone failure   —  Amazon Curtails Development of Consumer Devices  —  Amazon is scaling back its efforts to develop consumer devices, laying off dozens of engineers …
Aug 26, 2015, 8:40 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Postmates confirms $80M round led by Tiger Global, valuing the company at over $400M   —  Postmates Raises $80 Million in Push Toward $1 Deliveries  —  On-demand courier service Postmates has an ambitious goal: $1 deliveries in under an hour.  —  To help it get there …
Jun 25, 2015, 12:20 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Amazon is developing an app that pays ordinary people, rather than carriers, to deliver packages; no firm timetable for when the service would launch   —  Amazon Seeks Help With Deliveries  —  Web retailer mulls paying people to drop off packages amid push to cut shipping costs
Jun 16, 2015, 11:37 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon Expands Prime With Goods Shipped Directly From Merchants   —  Amazon.com has quietly begun rolling out a program that could dramatically increase the number of items eligible for two-day shipping through its Prime membership.  —  The e-commerce giant is now listing items in Prime …
Jun 13, 2015, 7:10 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon planning to expand its private-label goods under its Elements brand to include grocery items such as milk, cereal, razors, vitamins, cleaning products   —  Amazon Plans to Add Its Own Line of Food  —  Milk, cereal, baby food and household products would carry Elements label
May 28, 2015, 6:25 PMIn context

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