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  1. Prices that Walmart and Amazon Can’t Touch

    Lidl has opened up its first store in the US. Walmart has a reputation for low cost, Amazon for low cost and a wide assortment. But based on what I've seen, they can't touch Lidl's prices. There is a supply chain story…
  2. Amazon Echo Sells for Less than on Prime Day

    I4u.com - Technology 07.24 / 10:34 www.i4u.com
    Amazon stunned on Prime Day 2017 with a 50% discount on the Amazon Echo. Customers only paid $89.99 for the Echo instead of $179.99. The result was that the Echo was one of the most popular items…
  3. Amazon to re-file documents seeking approval for Whole Foods deal

    Seeking Alpha - Markets 07.24 / 09:53 seekingalpha.com
    Looking to head off a lengthy deal review, Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) plans to re-file documents this week seeking government approval of its planned purchase of Whole Foods (NASDAQ:WFM) allowing for more time to complete an early review of the tie-up. It's a tactic companies sometimes use in the hopes that antitrust regulators will get comfortable enough with a deal during the extended initial review that they will agree to forego a longer probe. Antitrust advocates and Democrats in…
  4. Amazon Shopping app for Android to soon integrate Alexa voice assistant: Report

    Bgr.in - Gadgets 07.24 / 08:56 bgr.in
    Amazon recently integrated Alexa voice assistant with Amazon Shopping app for iOS users and now, the functionality is going to roll out to even Android users. Amazon launched the voice assistant service Alexa and is now trying to push the service and give Amazon users a try at understanding the features of the assistant. While Alexa is primarily a home speaker based assistant, in the Amazon shopping app, it can perform the regular and the mundane tasks. Amazon is rolling out the update in…
  5. A Yellow Light for Amazon Go?

    In December of 2016, Amazon announced a new, physical retail store in Seattle, WA to enthusiastic but limited fanfare. The store – a supermarket styled as “Amazon Go” – is noteworthy for its lack of cashiers, checkout stands and lines. Instead, Amazon promises customers will simply walk in, pick up items and walk out. The […] The post A Yellow Light for Amazon Go? appeared first on tramadol hcl 50 milligr…
  6. Amazon Echo turns on Ford car engine, orders Starbucks

    If you needed a little indication on just how impressive the Amazon Echo speaker is, we have something rather brilliant to show you now – especially exciting if you…
  7. Amazon launches Spark, a social networking platform for shopping

    Bgr.in - Gadgets 07.24 / 06:54 bgr.in
    E-commerce industry is growing in every shape and size. A large percentage of people are now becoming comfortable ordering everything, from a needle to a refrigerator, online. And one of the biggest contributors to the online market space is Amazon. The company has been expanding worldwide, not just with its e-commerce platform, but with its corresponding products like Amazon Echo, and Amazon Echo Show, that along with other features, all come to nudge users a little bit more towards its…
  8. Amazon starts charging shipping charges to sellers based on distance & region

    Amazon's revised shipping costs divide the country into four regions, making it cheaper for sellers to ship to customers falling under the same…
  9. Amazon makes a late $70-$80 million bid for FreeCharge

    Amazon's bid comes on the heels of Axis Bank emerging as one of the frontrunners to buy Snapdeal's digital payments…
  10. Amazon Goes After Low-Income Shoppers in Battle with Walmart

    Wkrb13.com - Business 07.24 / 04:32 wkrb13.com
    Amazon.com is lowering its membership price for its low-income shoppers as it tries to go after a stronghold of Walmart. The e-commerce behemoth said on Tuesday that it would offer close to 20% of the U.S. population – those who obtain assistance from the U.S. government with cards typically used to purchase food – a [&#…
  11. Automation Nation: Amazon's Brampton facility putting robotics to the ultimate test

    Torontosun.com - Top Stories 07.24 / 02:51 www.torontosun.com
    It’s called a fulfillment centre, built to ship thousands of Amazon orders a day. But what it is really fulfilling is the dream of the f…
  12. Wayfair (W) vs. Amazon.com (AMZN) Financial Comparison

    Wayfair (NYSE: W) and Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) are both mid-cap retail/wholesale companies, but which is the superior stock? We will compare the two businesses based on the strength of their institutional ownership, analyst recommendations, dividends, profitabiliy, earnings, valuation and risk. Valuation & Earnings This table compares Wayfair and Amazon.com’s revenue, earnings per share (EPS) and valuation.…
  13. Instant Gratification: “20th Century Women” and four other good movies new to Netflix and Amazon Prime

    Madisonmovie.org - TV&Movies 07.24 / 01:45 madisonmovie.org
    “20th Century Women” (Amazon Prime) — My full review is here. Mike Mills’ film is semi-autobiographical, but his ’70s teenage stand-in really fades into the background as his film looks at several strong, influential women in his orbit, including Annette Bening as his prickly, baffled mother and Greta Gerwig as one of her older, worldly … Continue reading…
  14. Amazon Report Predicts Pet Translation Devices By 2027

    Tech.slashdot.org - Technology 07.24 / 01:37 tech.slashdot.org
    An anonymous reader writes: Devices that can talk to our pet dogs and cats could be less than 10 years away, according to a report Amazon commissioned that was co-authored by futurist William Higham. "Innovative products that succeed are based around genuine and major consumer needs," Higham wrote, noting the tremendous amounts already spent on our pets, and concluding, "Somebody is going to put this together." Amazon already sells one dubious device that converts human voices into meows…
  15. What Does Amazon Want With Costco's Kirkland Signature Private Label?

    Billingsgazette.com - Business 07.24 / 00:11 billingsgazette.com
    The "Kirkland Signature" private label brand is one of Costco's (NASDAQ: COST) great success stories -- and with $30 billion in sales, a key driver of the…
  16. What Does Amazon Want With Costco's Kirkland Signature Private Label?

    Fool.com - Headlines 07.24 / 00:00 fool.com
    Stranger things have happened in the battle for online retail market…
  17. Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Is Now on Instagram, and His First Post Is Epic!

    Albawaba.com - Middle Easte 07.23 / 23:01 albawaba.com
    Amazon founder Jeff Bezos uploaded his first ever Instagram post on Thursday, a video flaunting Blue Origin's huge new rocket facility in Florida. © Associated Newspapers Ltd. read …
  18. Television: Netflix show gets it right, Amazon not so much

    Delcotimes.com - Delaware 07.23 / 23:01 delcotimes.com
    A tale of two television shows.One of them, an Amazon adaptation of F. Scoot Fitzgerald's last novel. "The Last Tycoon," so much a last novel Fitzgerald dies before finishing it, excited me when I read about it. Being about Hollywood, and laden with both business machinations and romantic entanglements, it seemed the perfect vehicle for a…
  19. For even faster deliveries, Amazon building distribution centers in Michigan

    DetroitFreePress-Business 07.23 / 22:57 freep.com
    The network is expected to be a sophisticated cluster of warehouses in metro Detroit that sort and ship packages both locally and…
  20. The Amazon Trail: You know you’re not a femme

    Lgbtweekly.com - Media 07.23 / 22:46 lgbtweekly.com
    You know you’re not a femme when all you do before you leave the house is change your shoes, grab your vest and give the dog a treat.  Okay, maybe you put on your baseball cap, but you already know whether it’s an Ace Hardware or Yankees or Xena hat day. What with the Butch […