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Instant Home Delivery: Friend Or Foe?

Steven Shehori | Posted 01.14.2016 | Canada Living
Steven Shehori

Just as Netflix has taken over for video rental stores, there's no stopping the inevitable dominance of home delivery over conventional retail. Even those in the ruralest (not actually a word) of rural areas have been invited to the party, courtesy of expanded courier routes and burgeoning drone delivery technology.

Amazon Says It Broke Records For 2-Hour Shipping On Dec. 24

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.28.2015 | Canada Business

Amazon says it shipped a record number of items worldwide for the holidays.

Amazon Stops Selling Google And Apple Streaming Devices

CP | Mae Anderson, The Associated Press | Posted 10.01.2015 | Canada Business

The video-streaming devices sold on the site should be able to work with Prime Video, the company said Thursday.

Amazon Testing Uber-Like Delivery Service

CP | Mae Anderson, The Associated Press | Posted 09.29.2015 | Canada Business

Two-hour delivery is free and one-hour delivery is available for $7.99.

Would You Buy From a Kindle Vending Machine?

Mitch Joel | Posted 04.05.2014 | Canada Business
Mitch Joel

When last year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) rolled into Las Vegas, many were surprised and intrigued by Amazon's presence. They didn't have a typical booth on the trade show floor. Instead, they set up a Kindle vending machine inside the Las Vegas airport (near the ATM and soda pop).

Awesome Amazon Feature Finally Arrives In Canada

CP | Linda Nguyen, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.10.2013 | Canada Business

TORONTO - Amazon is bringing its unlimited, two-day shipping service to Canada.The world's largest online retailer says starting today, Amazon Prime w...