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Amazon's New Twitter Hashtag Puts Items in Your Shopping Cart
Amazon

Amazon's New Twitter Hashtag Puts Items in Your Shopping Cart

With #AmazonCart, you can now add items to your Amazon shopping basket without leaving Twitter.
Nina Zipkin
Why UPS Should Be Very Afraid of Amazon's Delivery Plans
Amazon

Why UPS Should Be Very Afraid of Amazon's Delivery Plans

Amazon has already changed the way we shop and consume media. Who's to say the ecommerce giant won't overhaul how you get your mail?
Catherine Clifford
The Bullwhip Effect and Your Supply Chain
Suppliers

The Bullwhip Effect and Your Supply Chain

Consider an old stock trader's approach to taming volatility.
Brent Misso
Franchise Players: This Customer Bought a Franchise to Save It From Closing
Franchise Players

Franchise Players: This Customer Bought a Franchise to Save It From Closing

In a serious sign of customer loyalty, Akash Lal became the owner of his local go-to PostNet location to save it from shuttering its doors.
Kate Taylor
Price of Amazon Prime Jumps to $99
Amazon

Price of Amazon Prime Jumps to $99

The ecommerce giant announced the first price increase on its subscription service in nine years.
Catherine Clifford
In Leaked Spoof, Netflix Takes Aim at Amazon's Proposed Drones
Drones

In Leaked Spoof, Netflix Takes Aim at Amazon's Proposed Drones

A parody video created by Netflix employees mocks Amazon's much-hyped Prime Air initiative and contemplates the harsh realities of drone delivery.
Geoff Weiss
Obama Inks Executive Order to Streamline Import and Export Process for Businesses
Growth Strategies

Obama Inks Executive Order to Streamline Import and Export Process for Businesses

President Obama moved to reduce bureaucratic processes from ‘days to minutes' for small and medium-sized businesses who export American-made goods and services.
Catherine Clifford
Your Subscription Service, Just More Successful
Shipping Center

Your Subscription Service, Just More Successful

These five tips can help build a subscription service that keeps customers coming back.
Should You Launch a Subscription-Commerce Business?
Starting a Business

Should You Launch a Subscription-Commerce Business?

There are pros and cons of launching a company that delivers goods to customers on a recurring schedule.
David Rekuc
How to Get Customers to Trust Your Ecommerce Business (Infographic)
Marketing

How to Get Customers to Trust Your Ecommerce Business (Infographic)

Although many people appreciate the convenience and speed of online shopping, they may hesitate to buy from an unfamiliar company.
Brian Patrick Eha
Look Out, Amazon: Dubai Could Have Delivery Drones by Year's End
Technology

Look Out, Amazon: Dubai Could Have Delivery Drones by Year's End

The United Arab Emirates will employ drones equipped with eye-recognition and fingerprint technology to deliver important government documents by year's end.
Geoff Weiss
Government Shuts Down Small Brewery's Beer Drones
Legal Center

Government Shuts Down Small Brewery's Beer Drones

The FAA's shutdown of Lakemaid beer delivery drones drew criticism for hurting small businesses.
Kate Taylor
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Your Amazon Prime Subscription May Get More Expensive
Shipping Center

Your Amazon Prime Subscription May Get More Expensive

In its quarterly conference call, the e-commerce giant says it may increase the cost of its Amazon Prime service by $20 to $40.
Catherine Clifford
Amazon Could Ship Your Next Purchase Before You Even Order It
Technology

Amazon Could Ship Your Next Purchase Before You Even Order It

The online retailer patents 'anticipatory shipping' technology, which uses your order history to predict what you'll buy next.
Laura Entis