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Wall Street Journal:
A history of JPMorgan's complex, two-decade old relationship with Amazon as the bank tries to figure out how to avoid becoming Amazon's latest casualty   —  The JPMorgan chief and Amazon founder have found their companies' fortunes increasingly entwined, but the balance of power between their firms has shifted
Jan 7, 2019, 7:30 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Amazon is planning to build and expand Whole Foods stores across the US to put more customers within range of its Prime Now two-hour delivery service   —  Expansion would widen tech giant's delivery reach  —  Amazon.com Inc. AMZN 1.12% is planning to build and expand Whole Foods stores across …
Dec 30, 2018, 11:45 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
To increase profits in its retail business, Amazon is asking brands with cheap but heavy or bulky items to change packaging and ship from their own warehouses   —  Online giant pushes for changes in product packaging, quantities to improve earnings  —  Amazon.com Inc. AMZN -4.01% …
Dec 16, 2018, 6:00 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Amazon is testing its cashierless technology for bigger stores, leading to speculation that it may use it one day for its Whole Foods chain   —  Online giant tries to overcome challenges caused by retail spaces with higher ceilings, more products  —  Amazon.com Inc. AMZN .99% …
Dec 3, 2018, 8:35 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Amazon says it is phasing out sponsored product ads on baby registries, which attach a small “sponsored” label, after some users found them deceptive   —  Unwanted gifts arrive after friends say company's baby registries tricked them  —  Kima Nieves recently received two Aveeno bath …
Nov 28, 2018, 1:20 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Amazon says it's starting to sell text analysis software to mine medical records for info that doctors and hospitals can use to improve treatment and cut costs   —  The move is the latest by a technology company to tap the health care market  —  Amazon.com Inc. AMZN .01% is starting …
Nov 27, 2018, 5:55 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Amazon is working to persuade brick-and-mortar merchants to accept its Amazon Pay digital wallet, starting with gas stations, restaurants, and others   —  Amazon is looking to start by working with gas stations, restaurants and other merchants that aren't its direct competitors
Nov 21, 2018, 8:40 AMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources provide a behind-the-scenes account of Amazon's HQ2 selection process, say the company made the decision to split HQ2 in two in September   —  For months, cities vied for Amazon's second headquarters while some executives were realizing that no single place would fulfill its requirements
Nov 14, 2018, 2:05 AMIn context
Laura Stevens / Wall Street Journal:
Source: Amazon plans to split HQ2 evenly between two cities, a decision driven by the need to recruit enough talent; sources: announcement could come next week   —  Amazon.com plans to split its second headquarters evenly between two locations rather than picking one city for HQ2 …
Nov 5, 2018, 2:57 PMIn context
Wall Street Journal:
Sources: Amazon in late-stage talks with several cities including Crystal City, VA, Dallas, New York for HQ2, may place smaller operations in runner-up cities   —  The tech giant's decision, which may be announced in November, could include multiple locations involving smaller sites
Nov 4, 2018, 2:53 PMIn context

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