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Curated News, Articles & Videos about 'Amazon', for events happening around the globe and reported worldwide by trusted media sources.

News  »  Technology  /  Asia

Who are snapping up Amazon’s third-party sellers and why?

The Amazon roll-up frenzy, and SPH turns its media arm into a not-for-profit ent...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

Amazon delays Prime Day in India and Canada as Covid ravages b...

Prime Day, which typically takes place in July, was postponed to mid-October last year in the U.S. and elsewhere due to the pandem...


News  »  Technology

Apple’s privacy changes could be great for Amazon’s ads business

Amazon's advertising business is soaring, but Apple's recent privacy changes will likely add more fuel to its grow...


News  »  Technology

Amazon Work Rules Govern Tweets, Body Odour of Contract Drivers

Thousands of Amazon workers aren't employed by the Seattle leviathan. They work for small, independent businesses with contracts to transport packages for Amazon. But that hasn't stopped the...


Founded by former Carousell and Fave execs, Rainforest gets $3...

Singapore-based Rainforest is one of the newest entrants in the wave of startups that “roll-up” small e-commerce brands. Launched in January by alumni from some of Southeast Asia’s top startups, including Carousell, OVO and Fave, Rainforest acquir...


News  »  Technology  /  Asia

Why these ex-Carousell, Fave execs raised $36.5m to join the g...

Singapore-based Rainforest joins the fray to aggregrate Amazon FBA sellers. We look at the challenges of capturing a slice of this US$200 billion mark...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

Bezos sells nearly $2 billion worth of Amazon shares

The sales come one week after Amazon reported first-quarter earnings results, trouncing Wall Street's expectatio...


News  »  World

Gary Vaynerchuk: NFT is the next Amazon

Serial entrepreneur Gary Vaynerchuk is selling a new use case for NFT: "Smart event" tokens that have real value rather than digital a...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

Amazon boss Jeff Bezos is reportedly building a 127-metre luxu...

Jeff Bezos may soon be sailing the high seas in his very own mega-yacht.The Amazon CEO has commissioned a 127-metre custom yacht from the Dutch shipbuilder Oceanco, according to an excerpt from Brad Stone’s forthcoming book, Amazon Unbound, which ...


News  »  Top Stories

Aldi and other big grocers threaten to boycott Brazil over def...

Some of Europe's biggest supermarkets and food companies have threatened to stop buying agricultural products from Brazil if a bill they say would encourage deforestation in the Amazon becomes l...


News  »  Technology  /  Asia

Ex-Facebook, Amazon Video execs join $1.6m round of Singapore ...

Fewcents provides alternative monetization solutions for digital publishers and creato...


News  »  World  /  UK

UK supermarkets warn Brazil over Amazon land reform

Almost 40 UK companies say proposed laws could accelerate deforestation in the Amazon regi...


News  »  Business

Amazon Paid No Corporate Tax to Luxembourg

The e-commerce giant’s European retail business had record sales in 2020, but its headquarters on the continent reported a $1.4 billion lo...


News  »  World  /  US & Canada

Walmart's online store isn't profitable. Now it's borrowing fr...

Let's say you're shopping for something on Walmart.com — maybe t-shir...


News  »  Technology

Stores Still Matter. Where’s Amazon?

People are eager to return to grocery stores, but Amazon seems to be missing the opportuni...


Berlin’s Razor Group raises $400M to buy and scale Amazon Mark...

The market remains very hot for startups building e-commerce empires by consolidating independent third-party merchants that have gained traction on Amazon’s Marketplace, and in the latest development, Razor Group — a Berlin-based star...


The Best Movies and TV Shows New to Netflix, Amazon and Stan i...

Our streaming picks for May, including ‘Puberty Blues,’ ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race: Down Under’ and ‘The Underground Railro...