Delivery

Business News

Amazon Expands Logistics Reach With Move Into Ocean Shipping

Its new status as a freight forwarder, or "non-vessel operating common carrier," gives Amazon, the world's largest online retailer, a foothold in the $350 billion a year ocean freight business.

Business News

USPS May Start Emailing You Images of What's in Your Mailbox

The U.S. Postal Service's Informed Delivery will send you up to 10 images a day.

Business News

Amazon Releases Video Showcasing Delivery Drones

The video shows a box containing shoes fitting seamlessly into the body of the drone.

Entrepreneurs

Shipping Made Easy: Fetchr Circumvents Logistical Challenges With GPS-Equipped App

In a region where directions are a major hassle since addresses are often too difficult to locate (or in some cases, may not exist at all), Fetchr has found its window of opportunity.

Business News

Drone Delivery Is Coming to Wal-Mart. But Are Consumers Ready?

More and more retailers are preparing themselves to be able to deliver packages in tiny unmanned flying machines. Zoom!

Business News

Why Uber's Latest Move Could Be Good News for Your Business

The transportation technology giant today officially launched UberRUSH, an on-demand delivery service.

Thought Leaders

Why the Cargo Van Is Outpacing the Pickup as the Business Vehicle of Choice

With superior hauling capacity, killer pricing and lease deals to boot, the cargo van may put the pickup out to pasture.

Science & Technology

How Onboard Data Can Help Your Business

The Automatic system makes managing vehicles a snap.

Franchise

Taco Bell Takes a Startup Approach in Launching 'Ta.co,' Its New Website

The new website will allow for customizable online ordering and host content created by the brand and collaborators.

Franchise

11 Chains That Now Deliver (If You Live in a Certain Area)

Your favorite restaurants are making it all too easy to get your fast-food (and fast-casual) fix.

Franchise

Domino's Customer Gets Free Pizza for a Year After Returning a Delivery Box Full of Cash

A Berkeley, Calif., man accidentally received $1,300 in addition to his pizza.

Living

The 3 Precautions to Take When Shipping Wine

When it comes to ordering wine and having it shipped to your home, there are three important factors to consider.

Business News

Google Is Getting Into the Grocery Delivery Game

The search-giant is entering a crowded field that already includes Amazon, Instacart and FreshDirect.

Business News

Amazon Expands 'Prime Now' Service, Offers Alcohol Delivery for First Time

Earlier this week, Indianapolis became the 17th city Prime Now operates in, and Seattle is up next.