With many of its other tech-based shipping services, such as Amazon Prime Now and Amazon Key, Amazon has used technology to remove the need for a shipping carrier for last-mile delivery. From a merchant perspective, Shipping with Amazon would provide increased competition in the shipping space, while also providing Amazon with more data about the products people are buying.
Merchants are already clamoring for the opportunity to work with Amazon as a carrier.
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Britain’s pending withdrawal from the European Union spells traffic doom for Calais, according to the Calais port’s boss, Jean Marc Puissesseau.
Job openings reached a record high in the January JOLTS data. Results were especially pronounced in the transportation and warehousing sector, where openings surged and hiring failed to keep pace
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Down from January, but a record February
The Richmond-based carrier was privately held with approximately $100 million in revenue.
A network of contractors will be making the final deliveries under contract to DHL.
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Uber, Waymo, Starsky, and Embark hit the road with autonomous trucks. The West Coast spot market reaches an inflection point. The Tennessee glider kit scandal blows up and we round out the week in blockchain.
Executives flee, production shuts down, parts need reworking, and Tesla is still burning cash like there's no tomorrow.
Manufacturing industrial production surged in February, but housing starts slipped in a mixed day for freight demand