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Warehouses Are Taking Over the Earth

As events like Amazon Prime Day send demand for next-day delivery soaring, speculative warehouse building is taking over vast swathes of land

Amazon Faces MPs’ Scrutiny After Destroying Laptops, Tablets and Books

ITV News investigation prompts demand from politicians for meeting with UK manager to explain ‘wanton waste’

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Amazon Workers Call for Strike on Prime Day in Germany

Prime Day is one of the busiest days at Amazon warehouses, but the profits don’t make it back to the workers.

Revealed: Amazon Destroying Millions of Items of Unsold Stock in UK Every Year

Amazon destroying millions of items of unsold stock in one of its UK warehouses every year, ITV News investigation finds; ITV National News

All the Ways Amazon Tracks You and How to Stop It

Amazon has huge amounts of information about you. Is its convenience worth your personal data?

Investigation Into Amazon Raises Questions About Workforce Turnover, HR Errors

Inside the investigation into "the Amazon that customers don't see."

Amazon Rakes in More US Ecommerce Sales Than the Next 9 Biggest US Etailers Combined

Amazon Workers Claim HR Executive Beth Galetti Is a Blocker for Diversity and Inclusion Efforts

Interviews with several current and former employees reveal Amazon’s pattern of ignoring racial bias complaints while also reducing its diversity and inclusion staff.

Amazon Courts Vietnam Merchants in Alibaba's Backyard

US retailer says pandemic has boosted exports from Southeast Asian country

Amazon Is Too Large to Sustain

The company’s growth outpaces its ability to care for its workforce.

The Amazon That Customers Don’t See

Each year, hundreds of thousands of workers churn through a vast mechanism that hires and monitors, disciplines and fires. Amid the pandemic, the already strained system lurched.

Amazon Go Back”: Meet the Indian Merchant Waging War on Jeff Bezos

Praveen Khandelwal has built a name fighting against e-commerce. Now, he’s launching his own online marketplace.

Amazon Faces Possible $425 Million EU Privacy Fine

A European Union privacy regulator has proposed a fine of more than $425 million against Amazon.com, part of a process that could yield the biggest-yet penalty under the bloc’s privacy law, people...

Global G7 Deal May Let Amazon Off Hook on Tax, Say Experts

Exclusive: communique from ministers suggests deal only applies to ‘profit exceeding a 10% margin’, which could rule out Amazon

Amazon Built a Delivery Juggernaut. Some Drivers Say They Paid the Price

Massive turnover rates. Dissatisfaction with pay. Demanding bosses. Some workers who helped Amazon take advantage of the business opportunity the pandemic brought say they aren't pleased.

Rare Jeff Bezos Interview With His Bizarre Prediction for the Future

Amid Post-Cookie Confusion, Amazon Plans to Launch an Identifier of Its Own

Amazon is hoping to use the identity vacuum Google has opened with its deprecation of the third-party cookie to suck up more business for its own DSP.

Amazon’s OSHA Data Shows Its Workers Injured at Higher Rates Than Rival Companies

Amazon Prime Is an Economy-Distorting Lie

A new antitrust case shows that Prime inflates prices across the board, using the false promise of 'free shipping' that is anything but free.

Amazon Leads Tech Invasion of Singapore Offices That Banks Ruled

Amazon Introduces Tiny ‘ZenBooths’ for Stressed-Out Warehouse Workers

The AmaZen meditation booth is a small room where employees can watch company videos about mindfulness while a small fan moves the air around.

Why Brilliant Minds Like Jeff Bezos Embrace the Simple Rule of Scope

Learn to "define the scope," and change the way you work.

Amazon’s Latest Antitrust Case in DC Could Mean Big Things for Big Tech

DC’s attorney general is suing Amazon over a controversial policy.

Amazon Finally Opens Its Marketplace to Merchants From Pakistan

The tech giant previously ran a pilot program with some of the country’s largest manufacturers.

The Elon Musk-Jeff Bezos Rivalry Extends to the Moon

The world™s two wealthiest men have sparred on and off for years in their quest to privatize human space exploration. Now they are in a bitter fight over landing on the lunar surface.

Amazon Is Reportedly in Talks to Acquire MGM

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Amazon to Hire 10,000 Jobs After U.K. Emerges From Lockdown

Inside Jeff Bezos’ Obsessions

Amazon has had a boss with big ideas and incredible persistence. That hasn’t always been helpful.

I Just Found Everything Jeff Bezos Has Ever Reviewed on Amazon, and It's Utterly Fascinating

It's been hiding in plain sight for more than 20 years.

Amazon Knew Seller Data Was Used to Boost Company Sales

Internal report flagged lack of controls over access to seller data.

Inside Amazon's Shadow Workforce in Mexico

Former workers said illegal overtime, unfair dismissals and forced resignations were common at Amazon's warehouses in Mexico

Amazon Launches Another Union-Busting Campaign

Amazon has started showing anti-union messaging on TV screens at a Staten Island warehouse after defeating the unionization effort in Bessemer, Alabama.

Amazon Gets the Message

In his farewell letter to shareholders, Jeff Bezos finally confronts his labor issues

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