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WIRED on Amazon: A Historic Union Vote Gets Underway at Amazon

From WIRED: It might be the most tracked shipment in Amazon history: 5,800 mail ballots are being sent out to the union-eligible workers at Amazon’s Bessemer, Alabama, fulfillment center on Monday. In the coming weeks...

Thrasio raises $750M more in equity for its Amazon roll-up play, according to TechCrunch

From TechCrunch: The Amazon Marketplace roll-up play is well and truly underway. In the latest development, Thrasio — one of the biggest and earliest movers in the market to consolidate third-party sellers on the platform,...

Top Amazon story from The Advocate: Bury yourself under this best-selling weighted blanket on Amazon

From The Advocate: Stop letting the weight of the world crush you! Instead, beat the world to the punch with a weighted blanket that also crush you, but on your own terms. There is no...

Amazon news: Why The Cloud Is Amazon’s Future

From Forbes: It should now be clear that the migration to cloud computing is still in its infancy. Investors should look for opportunistic entry levels for all of the major firms. Last week, Amazon.com AMZN...

Top Amazon story from KTVZ: EPA orders Amazon to halt illegal pesticide sales

From KTVZ: SEATTLE (KTVZ) -- The Seattle office of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency said Tuesday it has issued a “stop sale” order to Amazon.com to prevent sales on the platform of potentially dangerous or...

Tensions high at Amazon warehouse as milestone union vote gets underway, according to CNN

From CNN: (CNN Business)On their way to and from the sprawling warehouse facility in Bessemer, Alabama, Amazon workers see union representatives holding signs encouraging them to vote "yes" for a union. But inside the...

TechCrunch on Amazon: Target Global leads $150M round for Amazon Marketplace consolidator Branded

From TechCrunch: There’s been a profusion of startups emerging in the last year around the concept of rolling up smaller e-commerce businesses — operations that mainly sell and distribute their products on marketplace platforms like...

Amazon headlines: What Is Amazon Web Services?

From The New York Times: In the popular imagination, Amazon is a big huge store run by Jeff Bezos, a smiling man with a clean-shaven head who is, sometimes, the richest person in the world....

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