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Amazon will start charging a $10 fee for Whole Foods deliveries across the US after years of offering the service for free

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Amazon will add a $9.95 fee to Whole Foods grocery deliveries through Prime across the US. The company initially piloted the program in August across six cities. The company said the service charge will be implemented October 25 and help offset operating costs. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon is tacking on a $9.95 delivery fee to Prime orders of Whole Foods' items across the US.A Whole Foods spokesperson told Insider customers have al...
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An entertainment venue in Denver will now let concertgoers enter by scanning their palm prints using Amazon One

Amazon The Red Rocks Amphitheatre in Denver is starting to admit guests using their palm prints. The venue will install standalone ticketing kiosks that use Amazon One's palm-scanning technology. Until now, Amazon One hasn't been used outside of Amazon or Whole Foods stores. See more stories on Insider's business page. Forget about showing your ticket. The next time you go to a concert, you may be able to get in with a swipe of your hand.That's what's happening at the ...
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Become an Amazon Flex Driver to Earn Cash

Becoming an Amazon Flex driver is a great way to earn extra cash. You can save for vacations, or pay off student loans. Or you can use the compensation you earn to reach other financial goals. You can choose how much time you devote to the work. Amazon Flex drivers are independent contractors. They choose delivery “blocks” of time when they are available to pick up packages and deliver them. Delivery blocks can range from 2 hours and more. What is Amazon Flex? Amazon Flex is a delivery progra...
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Amazon’s ‘Just Walk Out’ tech coming to Whole Foods in Sherman Oaks

Customers who shop at Whole Foods Market in Sherman Oaks will soon be able to skip the traditional checkout line. Amazon, which owns the supermarket chain, said it will add the cashier-less “Just Walk Out” technology to two Whole Foods locations next year — one in Sherman Oaks and another in Washington, D.C. The tech is also planned for two area Amazon Fresh stores slated to debut in Cerritos and La Habra. The e-commerce retailer known for its tech gadgets launched the system at its Amazon Go st...
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Amazon’s ‘Just Walk Out’ concept coming to Whole Foods in Sherman Oaks

Customers who shop at Whole Foods Market in Sherman Oaks will soon be able to skip the checkout line. Amazon, which owns the supermarket chain, said it plans to extend the cashier-less “Just Walk Out” technology that’s in use at several Amazon Fresh stores to Whole Foods locations next year in Sherman Oaks and another in Washington, D.C. “We launched the technology first in Amazon Go several years ago and, since then we’ve gotten a lot of great feedback from customers who love being able to quic...
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Amazon Fresh grocery store opening in Murrieta, a first for the Inland Empire

The Inland Empire’s first Amazon Fresh market is set to open in Murrieta Town Center in late fall, a move that will complement additional Amazon Fresh openings planned for La Habra and Cerritos in the coming months. The three stores will boost the company’s Southern California footprint to 11 locations. The city of Murrieta shared news of the store’s upcoming opening in a YouTube video. It provides an aerial view of the Amazon Fresh market, which is under construction. A company spokeswoman decl...
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A report from Amazon's "no checkout" grocery store:After going to Amazon Fresh, I comparison-shopped at my usual grocery store, a Harris Teeter. I found Amazon’s prices were competitive with this conventional, full-size grocery store.On average, I found Amazon’s prices were slightly lower than Harris Teeter’s, though the difference was small enough that I’m going to call it a tie.Amazon’s no-checkout technology helps in several ways here. Obviously, buying groceries is more convenient if you don...
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Amazon plotting department stores in California, sending jitters through retail industry

By Jonathan Roeder and Jordyn Holman | Bloomberg News that is planning department stores sent a shudder through retail stocks just as some of the biggest names in the industry were reporting robust earnings, a signal that new challenges await in the beleaguered sector. Amazon will open several physical locations that will compete with department stores, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday, citing unidentified people familiar with the matter. The first stores, the Journal reporte...
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Amazon seeking liquor license, hiring workers for another Naperville store on Ogden Avenue

While Amazon won't confirm its newest Naperville location, the company is hiring workers and is seeking a packaged liquor license an Ogden Avenue location being built for as grocery store that looks a lot like its Amazon Fresh store at Route 59 and 95th Street.
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Samsung debuts $999 foldable phone in challenge to next iPhone

By Sohee Kim | Bloomberg Samsung launched its lineup of consumer devices for the latter half of the year Wednesday, positioning its new Galaxy Z Flip 3 as a direct rival to Apple’s upcoming iPhone release. The 5G-capable, Android-powered device dramatically lowers the entry price for the foldables category, coming in at $999 after its predecessor had cost $1,449 at launch. Flanked by a new Galaxy Z Fold 3 costing $1,799, a Galaxy Watch 4 at $249 and Galaxy Buds 2 at $149, the Flip 3 will be Sams...
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Blizzard turned game developers into rock stars, misbehavior followed

By Jason Schreier | Bloomberg One summer day in 2018, employees of the video game maker Blizzard Entertainment opened their email to find a brusque message from Chief Executive Officer Mike Morhaime. It said the company parted ways with Ben Kilgore, the chief technology officer and Morhaime’s heir apparent. The email didn’t give a reason, but employees immediately began to gossip. Kilgore presided over the most notorious group of sexist drinkers at the Irvine headquarters, where sexism and drink...
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Your Whole Foods delivery order is getting about $10 more expensive if you live in one of these 6 cities

Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Amazon plans to add a $9.95 fee to Whole Foods grocery deliveries through Prime in some markets. Prime members across six US markets have been informed of the new fee. The company said the service charge will help offset operating costs. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon is adding on a $9.95 delivery fee to Prime orders of Whole Foods' items across six US markets.A Whole Foods spokesperson told Insider the fee will be rolled out in the ...
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Amazon will give you $10 if you let it scan your palm print

A customer scans her phone as she enters Amazon's new Amazon Fresh store in Ealing, west London, on March 4, 2021. NIKLAS HALLE'N/AFP via Getty Images Amazon introduced palm-scanning payment tech in its cashierless stores in 2020. Amazon is now offering shoppers $10 credit if they scan their palm at these stores, per TechCrunch. The Amazon One palm tech can be found in Amazon Go, Amazon Books, and Amazon Pop-up stores. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon will gi...
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Amazon Fresh expanding by 2 more stores, adding ‘Just Walk Out’ option

Amazon Fresh is preparing to open stores in La Habra and Cerritos in the coming months, a move that will boost the company’s Southern California total to 10 locations. The new stores will be Amazon’s first to feature Just Walk Out technology, which allows shoppers to enter a store, grab what they want and leave without going through a checkout line or self-serve kiosk. Amazon Fresh District Manager Jondolon Bush explains it this way: “We have thousands of cameras located throughout the store and...
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North Hollywood: Holiday weekend in NoHo wasn’t so-so

For Independence Day weekend, the New York Times’ Jill Cowan wrote a few days beforehand, “antsy Californians are projected to hit the road in record numbers for a newly unfettered Fourth of July holiday. And, as usual, many of us are headed for the coast.” Your columnist, meanwhile, was headed for the San Fernando Valley. Did I run out of gas on my way to the coast? No. A friend in North Hollywood was out of town and offered up her duplex for the holiday weekend. Sounded good. She was hiking to...
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Morton Grove to get Amazon Fresh grocery store with smart cart technology

An Amazon Fresh store is planned for Morton Grove’s Sawmill Station shopping center.
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Amazon to let customers sue after thousands of Alexa complaints

By Matt Day | Bloomberg has stopped requiring customers to pursue claims in arbitration — rather than a court of law — after tens of thousands of people inundated the company with complaints that the Alexa digital assistant was improperly collecting voice recordings. Amazon’s terms of service, which govern everything from buying products on the company’s web store to using its consumer gadgets, now lets customers file class-action suits against the company in state or federal court. P...
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Amazon’s Prime Day sales event coming June 21-22

By Spencer Soper | Bloomberg’s Prime Day sale will be held June 21 and 22 as the company tries to get its big summer sale back on schedule after postponing it last year due to the pandemic. Amazon notified employees about the dates and asked them to keep the information confidential until an official announcement in the coming days. The company didn’t immediately respond to a request for comment. The world’s biggest online retailer uses the annual event to drum up sales and attract an...
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Instacart speeds up grocery orders with ‘Priority Delivery’ option

Instacart is speeding up grocery delivery. The company announced today it’s debuting a faster delivery service, “Priority Delivery,” in select markets across the U.S. and Canada, with the aim of attracting customers who would have otherwise quickly run to the store for their smaller orders or more urgent demands. At launch, the service will operate in several larger U.S. metros, and will offer deliveries in as fast as 30 minutes, the company says. Instacart is also expanding other speedier deliv...
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Amazon plans to shut down its Prime Now 2-hour delivery app and move the service to its main site

Associated Press Amazon said it plans to shut down the standalone Prime Now site and app by the end of the year. Prime Now services will be available on the main Amazon website and app. The company said the move is designed to simplify the Amazon shopping experience. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon said it plans to discontinue its Prime Now fast-delivery app by the end of the year.The company made the announcement via a blog post on its website on Friday. It will d...
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Amazon Is Shutting Down Prime Now, Folding Two-Hour Deliveries Into Its Main App

Amazon is shutting down its standalone Prime Now delivery app, with its speedy two-hour delivery options moving exclusively into the company's main app and website, the company announced today. The standalone Prime Now app and website will be retired by the end of the year. The Verge reports: Originally launched in 2014, Prime Now was designed to offer deliveries of essential items within hours rather than days for Prime members. The service was initially available in just a small number of citi...
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Amazon to Shut Down Prime Now App and Move Two-Hour Deliveries into Main App

Amazon has announced plans to discontinue its Prime Now delivery app and website by the end of the year. In a blog post, the company said it will fold its quick delivery options into the main Amazon app and website, a shift that has already occurred in India, Japan, and Singapore. Prime Now has become a customer favorite, attracting millions of Prime members around the world with ultrafast delivery of everyday essentials, gifts, toys, high quality groceries, and more from Amazon and local store...
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25 Amazon Prime member benefits that go beyond free 2-day shipping - and how to make the most of them

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. An Amazon Prime subscription packs a ton of benefits that make it a must-have. Amazon; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Being an Amazon Prime member costs $119 a year, but all the benefits make it a must-have. You can experience all the benefits with a free 30-day trial of Prime. Amazon Prime Day 2021, a Prime member-exclusive event, lands in June or July this year. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky...
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Why California’s economy needs more bad news

What’s feels like bad news for your wallet may actually be good news for California’s economy. As the year started, I concluded in a column that certain “negative” trends could actually be foreshadowing economic recovery from the pandemic smackdown. With 2021 one-third complete, I’m reviewing seven economic benchmarks I suggested we should be watching. You may wince at some signposts of a healthier California business climate. Stuck in traffic? Yup, this is good economic news. Rising prices for ...
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Coronavirus: California reported 2,528 new cases and 97 new deaths as of May 6

In California, 2,528 new cases of the coronavirus were reported, bringing the total number of cases so far to 3,727,431, according to Thursday’s end-of-day totals on public health websites. The daily average of new cases over the last 14 days was at 1,836 as of Thursday. There were 97 new deaths reported statewide Thursday, for a total of 61,835 people who have died from COVID-19. The state reported five more hospitalizations from the previous day, increasing the total hospitalizations of those ...
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Biden administration allocates $21.6 billion in rental assistance to prevent evictions

By MARTIN CRUTSINGER | Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Biden administration announced the allocation of $21.6 billion in emergency rental assistance to help prevent evictions of people who lost jobs during the pandemic. The administration also announced changes Friday in the rental assistance program aimed at addressing criticism that the emergency support has not reached many who need the help. This latest round of aid for renters was included in the $1.9 trillion relief package President Joe...
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Meet the 2 women running new Amazon Fresh stores in Woodland Hills and Long Beach

Amazon Fresh grocery store managers Meyali Plascencia and Louisa Van like to say they lead by example. And they demonstrated as much. Masked and standing apart, the lively duo — both immigrants, mothers and college grads with previous management experience — have made health and safety a priority at their respective store locations. It’s no wonder. The brick-and-mortar offshoot of the e-commerce giant was launched amid the worldwide pandemic and the protocols that followed. “Like everyone else i...
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Amazon now offers in-garage delivery to all US Prime grocery shoppers in a bid to curb 'porch piracy'

Amazon in-garage delivery. Amazon Amazon is expanding in-garage delivery for groceries to 5,000 towns and cities across the US. Amazon Fresh and Whole Foods Market customers need a smart garage door lock to pick the delivery option. In-garage and in-home delivery options help Amazon to curb porch thefts. See more stories on Insider's business page. Amazon said Tuesday that all Prime members using Amazon Fresh and Whole Foods Market could have groceries delivered to their garages when ...
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Philips Pasta And Noodle Maker Plus For $199.95 Shipped From Amazon After $100 Price Drop

Philips Pasta And Noodle Maker Plus For $199.95 Shipped From Amazon After $100 Price Drop This was selling for $299.95 yesterday and is now the lowest price ever from Amazon. Fresh flavorful pasta and noodles has never been easier. It automatically mixes, kneads and extrudes your favorites. Add the ingredients and it does the rest […]
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Here's how Walmart Grocery and Amazon Fresh prices compare in two different zip codes

This story was created by the Insider Reviews Team in collaboration with Walmart+. We earn money from our partners. Learn more. Sarah Saril/Insider Walmart Grocery and Amazon Fresh are comparable delivery services in terms of selection and price.We shopped for basic ingredients for three different meals, and most of Walmart's groceries were slightly cheaper.Of course, the price of groceries on either service will depend on region and product availability. Monthly Subscription (small)...
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