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Amazon Takes First Steps Towards Brick-and-Mortar Retailers

Amazon Takes First Steps Towards Brick-and-Mortar Retailers

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) introduced on Tuesday their new push towards brick-and-mortar retailers. Instant Pickup, a free service offering Prime and Prime Student members a curated selection of daily essentials available for pickup in two minu..

Target Hopes San Francisco-Based Startup Can Help Hit Same-Day Delivery Bulls-Eye

Target Hopes San Francisco-Based Startup Can Help Hit Same-Day Delivery Bulls-Eye

The race for delivery-based grocery supremacy has just taken a surprising turn as Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) has teamed up with Grand Junction, a San Francisco-based local delivery startup that Target hopes will make them competitive with the li..

Amazon’s New Refund Policy Will Hurt Sellers

Amazon’s New Refund Policy Will Hurt Sellers

Amazon.com, Inc.(NASDAQ: AMZN) sellers are not happy after the company released an email that they would have to follow the same rules as Amazon’s return policy.Amazon’s email read: “Amazon is simplifying the returns process on ite..

Amazon’s Box Packaging Robots

Amazon’s Box Packaging Robots

This week, teams of robotics researchers are traveling to Japan to help Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) solve its warehouse problem. Already, the company has groups of robots that drive around gathering items for orders. Starting Thursday, the compan..

Blue Apron Stock Drops After Amazon Announces Meal Kit Business

Blue Apron Stock Drops After Amazon Announces Meal Kit Business

On Monday, Blue Apron Holdings Inc. (NYSE: APRN) dropped 12 percent after Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) filed a trademark application for prepared food kits. Shares declined to $6.51 which is a 35 percent drop since its initial public offering. Fo..

SoundCloud Has Cash to Last Until Fourth Quarter

SoundCloud Has Cash to Last Until Fourth Quarter

The world’s biggest music streaming service, SoundCloud, has announced on Thursday that they have enough cash to last until fourth quarter even after laying off 40 percent of their staff. With competitors such as Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL), Spotify,..

Goldman Sachs Upgrades Wal-Mart to Buy

Goldman Sachs Upgrades Wal-Mart to Buy

Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (NYSE: GS) upgraded Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) to buy from neutral on Friday, also adding the stock to the company’s so-called Conviction List, with an $84 price target. Wal-Mart shares closed Thursday at $75.05 ..