Walmart's Jet.com to sell Nike sneakers ahead of holidays

NEW YORK (AP) — Walmart-owned Jet.com will soon sell Nike products on its site as it seeks to catch up with Amazon ahead of the holiday shopping season. Jet says Nike sneaker, clothi...

What's in the Amazon box? Maybe a real 7-foot Christmas tree

NEW YORK (AP) — Watch out for the 7-foot box on the doorstep. Amazon plans to sell and ship fresh, full-size Christmas trees this year. But a live tree is no paperback book. Amazon s...

What's in the Amazon box? Maybe a real 7-foot Christmas tree

NEW YORK (AP) — Watch out for the 7-foot box on the doorstep. Amazon plans to sell and ship fresh, full-size Christmas trees this year. But a live tree is no paperback book. Amazon s...

Amazon orders 20,000 vans to build delivery fleet

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon says it has ordered 20,000 vans for its new delivery program in which contractors around the country can launch businesses that deliver packages for the online retailer. ...

Eyeing a fridge online? Some tips before you click buy

NEW YORK (AP) — They're pricey and heavy, but online retailers are trying hard to get more people to buy stoves, washing machines and other large appliances without seeing them in person. ...

'We are totally happy,' says paid Amazon workers on Twitter

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is taking an out-of-the box approach to answering its critics — paying workers to be "ambassadors" and tweet full-time about how satisfied they were at their jobs. ...

Kroger to sell its goods to Chinese shoppers through Tmall

NEW YORK (AP) — Kroger will start to sell some of its products to Chinese shoppers through a website owned by internet giant Alibaba, the latest move by the supermarket chain to boost its digital busi...

Insider Q&A: Kidbox designs its own fashions

NEW YORK (AP) — Kidbox, the online styling service for children, is growing up. The 2-year-old company, which ships a box of seven items to customers and charges only for what they k...

Amazon's quarterly profit tops $2 billion for first time

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon's quarterly profit soared past $2 billion for the first time, as revenue from online shopping and its cloud computing business grew. The Seattle-based company ...

What's new for Amazon's Prime Day? Deals at Whole Foods

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon's Prime Day deals are coming to the aisles of Whole Foods as the online retailer seeks to lure more people to its Prime membership after a recent price hike. T...

Want to start an Amazon delivery business? What to know

NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon wants you to deliver its packages for them. The online retailer launched a new program this week that helps people in the United States start their own busines...

Move over UPS truck: Amazon delivery vans to hit the street

SEATTLE (AP) — Your Amazon packages, which usually show up in a brown UPS truck, an unmarked vehicle or in the hands of a mail carrier, may soon be delivered from an Amazon van. The ...

What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax

NEW YORK (AP) — Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart. The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that states can require online retailers t...

What's that extra in my online cart? Soon, maybe a sales tax

NEW YORK (AP) — Attention shoppers: You may soon be paying more taxes on what you put in your online cart. The Supreme Court ruled Thursday that states can require online retailers t...

Alexa, send up breakfast: Amazon launches Echo for hotels

NEW YORK (AP) — Alexa has a new job: hotel concierge. Amazon has launched a version of Alexa for hotels that lets guests order room service through the voice assistant, ask for more ...