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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
Technology

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
Your Amazon Prime Subscription May Get More Expensive
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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
What Shoppers Still Won't Buy on Amazon (Infographic)
Small Business - Big Impact

What Shoppers Still Won't Buy on Amazon (Infographic)

Shoppers still won't buy just anything online -- even from an ecommerce giant like Amazon. This infographic explains what influences their decision making.
Linda Lacina
Etsy Sellers: Easy Ways to Streamline Shipping
Growth Strategies

Etsy Sellers: Easy Ways to Streamline Shipping

Home-based businesses can save themselves time, money and hassle with these five tips.
Samantha Drake
Entitled to a Shipping Refund? Get Help Collecting It.
Growth Strategies

Entitled to a Shipping Refund? Get Help Collecting It.

If your shipment was late, you might be owed a refund. Our three experts explain what to keep in mind.
Samantha Drake
5 Ways to Stay on Top of Holiday Orders
Growth Strategies

5 Ways to Stay on Top of Holiday Orders

Save time and keep your customers happy with these small business shipping tips.
Samantha Drake
Graze.com Wants to Send You Boxes of Healthy Snacks for $6 a Pop
Growth Strategies

Graze.com Wants to Send You Boxes of Healthy Snacks for $6 a Pop

A U.K.-based online food subscription service, which has already exceeded $65 million in annual revenue, launches in the U.S. today.
Catherine Clifford
Real Entrepreneurs, Real Shipping Lessons
Growth Strategies

Real Entrepreneurs, Real Shipping Lessons

These entrepreneurs are using hard-won experience – as well as some old-fashioned ingenuity -- to improve their shipping processes.
Samantha Drake
For Zady, It's Quality Over Quantity
Starting a Business

For Zady, It's Quality Over Quantity

In honor of Giving Tuesday, our startup of the month is looking to buck the fast-fashion trend for a consumer-conscious model, while also donating a portion of sales to charity.
Andrea Huspeni
Cyber Monday Grows As More Shoppers Turn to Mobile
Marketing

Cyber Monday Grows As More Shoppers Turn to Mobile

Sales during Thanksgiving weekend were down from last year, but Cyber Monday is attracting shoppers in droves.
Brian Patrick Eha
Not Science Fiction: Amazon Is Working on a Drone-Powered Delivery System
Growth Strategies

Not Science Fiction: Amazon Is Working on a Drone-Powered Delivery System

Unmanned drones could someday deliver packages within a 10-mile radius.
Jason Fell
How to Get Your eCommerce Site Optimized for the Holiday Season
Technology

How to Get Your eCommerce Site Optimized for the Holiday Season

Follow these tips and take the most advantage of gift-buying online shoppers.
Zach Bulygo