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Hawaiian Airlines is finally on its way to positive cash flow from its new Amazon Air contract after spending money to launch freighter operations.
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The decision to prioritize technology in a business so reliant on people to cover loads and deal with exceptions is poignant in the wake of the past week’s events.
Comments from Amazon merchandising expert add context to nuanced issue.
The Federal Trade Commission and 17 state attorneys general filed suit against Amazon.com on Tuesday, alleging the e-commerce giant used its monopoly power to “inflate prices, degrade quality and stifle innovation for consumers and businesses.”
The Postal Service is adding 10 million parcels’ worth of processing capacity to its network this peak season.
Hawaiian Airlines hopes to parlay its advantage operating A330 jets into a larger air transport partnership with Amazon.
Smaller airports without big-city crowds offer many advantages to all-cargo airlines and shippers, which are taking more business to those locations.
The current valley in airfreight demand hasn’t spooked Air Transport Services Group, which continues to invest in freighter aircraft for its leasing and airline businesses.
Cargojet trimmed its express flying in Canada, but lower fuel costs and other cost measures made for a relatively healthy bottom line last quarter under weak market conditions.
Sun Country Airlines had a strong quarter for cargo thanks to growth in its Amazon business.
Hawaiian Airlines is starting an in-house cargo airline that will fly dedicated routes for Amazon Air starting this fall.
Amazon is dialing back flights for its European cargo airline. The third party operating those flights has let go nearly 30 pilots.
Cargo pilots at Western Global Airlines are in the difficult position of negotiating their first collective bargaining agreement as questions mount about the company’s ability to stay in business.
Western Global Airlines has hit hard times, losing Amazon as a primary customer, piling up debt and facing at least two lawsuits.
Sun Country is bucking the trend of express carriers flying fewer hours because of slow shipping volumes. Its Amazon fleet is busy as ever.
Hawaiian Airlines faces more turbulent market conditions coming out of the pandemic than nearly any airline. On the bright side is a new charter contract with Amazon that will diversify the business.
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Carrier revenues hit an all-time high in 2022, according to an annual Pitney Bowes study.
Amazon Air is growing and refining its air cargo network, but at a more gradual pace because of the slowdown in online shopping.
In a pair of announcements, Amazon committed to improving the delivery experience for both customers and drivers.
Nikola customers will test Plus autonomy on the startup’s battery and fuel cell electric trucks this year and make it standard in 2024.
Supply chain veteran and patent holder Julian Van Erlach explains how FabFitFun continues to ship “more gross profit dollars per package.”
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Air Transport Services Group will see its Amazon business dip this year as the retailer decreases freighter utilization to match slower retail sales.
Maintenance downtime at Sun Country cut into cargo revenue and growth was limited by slower Amazon e-commerce business.
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Amazon may face an Federal Trade Commission antitrust lawsuit in the coming months, according to a Wall Street Journal report.
Hawaiian Airlines faces some headwinds in 2023, including some extra temporary costs to prepare for new business flying freighters for Amazon.
Just as Amazon Prime Air drone delivery was beginning to gain momentum, the service was hit with another setback.
For just $5 per month, Prime members can choose from 52 eligible medications and have them delivered to their doorstep, free of charge.
A new contract for pilots at Hawaiian Airlines is setting the bar for all-cargo carriers above traditional industry leaders even though the carrier has never flown freighters before.
“Terminal49’s automation has saved us thousands of dollars a year, but more importantly it’s helped improve customer trust,” said Trade XCelerators’ Spencer Strader.
In a blockbuster new partnership, Walmart will offer its GoLocal and Store Assist technologies through the Salesforce app.
Things get noisy at the union’s two-day meeting to begin reviewing thousands of negotiating proposals.
El número 2 del sindicato dice que la neutralidad de costos está fuera de juego, ya que espera obtener de UPS lo que “merecen sus miembros”.
Amazon CEO confirms company is cutting over 18,000 jobs
Starting Jan. 31, more U.S. merchants, including those on the BigCommerce platform, can access Amazon Prime services like free and next-day delivery.
Flexport is hiring top tech talent to scale up its digital logistics platform.
E-commerce giant Amazon will lay off over 18,000 workers during its current round of job cuts, first reported in November.
The e-commerce giant’s long-awaited drone delivery service finally got off the ground on Christmas Eve.
About 15% of deliveries scheduled for Friday and Saturday will not make it by Christmas, ShipMatrix says.
First, the company popularized two-day shipping. Then, Amazon Relay was created to help fill growing capacity needs. This paved the way for further innovation, including Amazon Freight for shippers and Amazon Freight Partner for carriers.
The Warehouse Worker Protection Act is designed to provide transparency and worker protections to warehouse employees in the state of New York, which has seen several skirmishes over working conditions at Amazon facilities.
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Since this isn’t 1997, UPS will stay open because it wants to keep business in a changed world for parcel delivery.
Higher borrowing costs will cut all real estate asset values by 5% to 7%, according to CBRE’s 2023 outlook.
Customers can now tip Amazon drivers by saying “thank you,” but a lawsuit accuses the company of using tips for itself.
Ford will help DHL electrify its last-mile fleet worldwide as it moves closer to its own sustainability goals.
AWS Supply Chain has launched an application to unify supply chain data from multiple systems and vendors.
Planned Amazon layoffs could hamper e-commerce, logistics
El Distrito Este de Nueva York presentó un cese y desistimiento contra la empresa la semana pasada
A cease-and-desist order filed by a New York City court could give Amazon warehouse workers added protections when attempting to unionize.
El aeropuerto de Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky es la mayor instalación de la red logística de Amazon
Amazon is expected to fight a new effort by workers at its air cargo hub in Northern Kentucky to form a union.
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Amazon has rented a new air cargo facility in New Hampshire and launched daily freighter service to shorten delivery times.
NYT: La empresa elimina 10.000 empleados, el mayor recorte de puestos de trabajo de su historia
If Amazon goes ahead with mass layoffs to its retail division, the cuts could impact the firm’s e-commerce and logistics services.
After launching commercial services in California and Texas, Amazon Prime Air came out with a new delivery drone design.
Amazon has completed 5 million deliveries with Rivian’s custom electric delivery vans since the program launched in July.
While Amazon continues to dominate Walmart in online sales, when customers are looking for groceries and other everyday items, they turn to Walmart.
Cargo revenues from Sun Country Airlines’ Amazon business were flat in the third quarter.
Amazon and payment provider Parafin are offering online sellers a cash advance offer with flexible repayment terms.
Amazon reported a third-quarter sales deceleration that it says will persist into the holidays.
ShipBob has launched new integrations with Amazon, giving merchants faster inventory and shipping services when selling through the e-commerce platform.
CEOs Dave Clark of Flexport and Hamid Moghadam of Prologis shared the stage — and their insights — about the supply chain on Tuesday at the 2022 Groundbreakers forum in New York.
Hawaiian Airlines will begin operating Amazon Air’s largest cargo jets on the retailer’s biggest shipping lanes next year.
In a major move, Amazon is acquiring 10 large freighter aircraft for long-haul international transport and hiring Hawaiian Airlines to fly them.
Fleets seeking a readily-available and proven solution to reduce heavy-duty truck emissions are increasingly turning to renewable natural gas
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In a bid to reduce carbon emissions, Amazon will use a massive investment to add thousands of electric vehicles in Europe.