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Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon to Offer Kindle Checkout System to Physical Retailers   —  Project Would Give E-Commerce Firm Access to More Customer Data  —  Amazon.com Inc. plans to offer brick-and-mortar retailers a checkout system that uses Kindle tablets as soon as this summer, people briefed on the company's plans said.
Jan 29, 2014, 5:30 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Digits:
Amazon patents method for anticipating your purchases to move them to a shipping hub near you   —  Amazon Wants to Ship Your Package Before You Buy It  —  Amazon.com knows you so well it wants to ship your next package before you order it.  —  The Seattle retailer in December gained …
Jan 17, 2014, 6:05 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon's Current Employees Raise the Bar for New Hires   —  Scores of Workers are Deputized to Vet Job Candidates, Ensure Cultural Fit  —  In fulfilling online orders, Amazon.com Inc. is all about expediency.  The fewer people involved the better.  —  But when it comes to filling higher-level jobs …
Jan 8, 2014, 10:45 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Digits:
Amazon starts charging sales tax in Indiana, Nevada, and Tennessee   —  New Year Rings in Sales Tax for Amazon Shoppers in Three States  —  Attention Amazon.com shoppers in Indiana, Nevada and Tennessee: Starting Wednesday, you'll have to pay sales tax on your purchases.
Jan 1, 2014, 1:20 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon to Begin Sunday Deliveries, With Post Office's Help   —  Experiment Is Web Retailer's Latest Speed Initiative … Amazon.com Inc. will begin delivering packages on Sundays in the nation's two largest cities later this month with an unlikely partner—the United States Postal Service.
Nov 11, 2013, 12:05 AMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Alibaba Leads $206 Million Investment in ShopRunner   —  Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. has led a $206 million investment in a rival to Amazon.com Inc., AMZN +2.33% one of its biggest U.S. moves as the Chinese e-commerce giant considers an initial public offering here.
Oct 10, 2013, 7:05 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Wall Street Journal:
Amazon Readies Set-Top Box for Holidays   —  Streaming Video Device Would Rival Roku, Apple TV  —  Amazon.com Inc. is taking steps toward releasing a video-streaming device in time for the holiday selling season, according to people briefed on the company's plans.
Oct 3, 2013, 1:55 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Digits:
Evernote and 3M to announce partnership to help you digitize Post-it notes   —  The Post-it Note Goes Digital on Evernote  —  Rather than fight the digital revolution, the time-tested Post-it note is joining it.  —  3M Co., which makes about 50 billion of the sticky paper notepads each year …
Sep 25, 2013, 7:40 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Digits:
PayPal Nears Deal for Braintree Payments   —  EBay's PayPal is near a deal to buy Braintree Payments Solutions, according to people familiar with the discussions, potentially thrusting the online payments pioneer into the center of the burgeoning mobile commerce market.
Sep 22, 2013, 11:00 PMIn context
Greg Bensinger / Digits:
Amazon Asks Supreme Court to Decide Sales Tax Fight   —  Amazon.com is taking a fight over sales tax in the state of New York to the U.S. Supreme Court.  Exactly why is a little unclear.  —  The online retailer on Friday filed documents to appeal the issue to the nation's highest court …
Aug 28, 2013, 7:00 PMIn context

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