New Shock Bracelet Claims To Zap Bad Eating HabitsIf you’re having trouble resisting those greasy fast food burgers, there’s a new bracelet that claims to help you give up those habits – with a little electric shock.
Target Expands Same-Day DeliveryTarget is keeping pace with Walmart and Amazon in the delivery wars.
3 Muslim Amazon Workers In Minnesota File Discrimination ComplaintThey allege Somali and East African employees were denied promotions and training that went to white workers and were assigned more difficult tasks, such as packing heavy items.
Workers Stage Rally At Amazon Warehouse In ShakopeeAmazon's fulfillment center in Shakopee employs more than 1,500 workers. The online retail giant estimates that about 30 percent of the workers there are East African.
Amazon CEO Giving $2.5M To Minneapolis Homeless NonprofitBillionaire Jeff Bezos has pledged $2.5 million to a Minneapolis nonprofit that helps the homeless.
DNA Test Kits One Of The Most Popular Holiday GiftsDNA testing kits were among Amazon’s bestsellers during last year’s holiday shopping season, and with popularity expected to keep growing, Dr. Heather Zierhut from the University of Minnesota advises consumers consider the variables before clicking buy.
Amazon Says New York City & Arlington Will Get HQ2This ends a yearlong search that generated interest from cities and towns across the country.
Amazon Drops $25 Minimum For Free ShippingAmazon is following Target and temporarily dropping the minimum amount shoppers need to spend to qualify for free shipping.
Amid Low Unemployment, More Incentives Offered To Seasonal WorkersAnalysts cite low unemployment as one reason why retailers are struggling to find employees, causing companies to add incentives for people looking to make some extra money this holiday season.
Amazon Increasing Wages For U.S. Workers To $15 An HourAmazon is boosting its minimum wage for all U.S. workers to $15 per hour starting next month.
Amazon Aims To Ship Full, Fresh Christmas Trees Watch out for the 7-foot box on the doorstep. Amazon plans to sell and ship fresh, full-size Christmas trees this year.
Amazon Becomes 2nd US Company To Reach $1 Trillion Market ValueAmazon has become the second publicly traded company to be worth $1 trillion, hot on the heels of iPhone maker Apple.
Amazon Prime Members To Get Curbside Pickup At Whole FoodsAmazon, known for bringing items to shoppers' homes, is adding a curbside pickup option at Whole Foods for Prime members.
Despite Early Glitches, Amazon Upbeat On Prime Day Amazon is hoping customers don't see any more dogs, after early problems on Prime Day meant people trying to shop got only images of cute canines delivering an apologetic message.
Where Do Most People Shop Online?Analysts estimate half of Americans live in a Prime household, half of consumer start their searches with Amazon, and the huge online retailer is expected to make up half of all online sales this year.