online shopping

FedEx
John Minchillo/AP, file
August 07, 2019 - 3:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — FedEx will no longer make ground deliveries for Amazon as the online shopping giant builds its own fleet and becomes more of a threat to delivery companies. The announcement Wednesday comes two months after FedEx already terminated its air delivery contract with Amazon. FedEx said...
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FILE - In this Feb. 9, 2018, file photo a box for an Amazon prime customer moves through the new Amazon Fulfillment Center in Sacramento, Calif.
Rich Pedroncelli/AP Photo, File
July 16, 2019 - 11:24 am
By Mae Anderson and Anne D'Innocenzio NEW YORK (AP) — The gravitational pull of Amazon Prime Day is so strong on shoppers it's benefiting other retailers as well, according to an early analysis from a key data group. On Monday, the first day of its 48-hour sales event, large retailers, those that...
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This Prime Day, eBay will take on its main competitor with a "crash" sale designed to poke fun at and poach customers from rival Amazon
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July 15, 2019 - 3:15 pm
By Pamela Boykoff and Clare Sebastian (CNN) — This Prime Day , eBay will take on its main competitor with a "crash" sale designed to poke fun at and poach customers from rival Amazon. EBay promises a special set of deals that will release only if Amazon's website goes down. (Amazon's website...
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Man shopping online using laptop computer and credit card - stock photo
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July 14, 2019 - 4:30 pm
By Sarah Min (CBS) — Amazon Prime Day will kick off on Monday with 48 hours of deals for tens of millions of consumers who are Amazon Prime members, but the surge in internet traffic is also likely to attract scammers looking to steal your data and payment card details. "Consumers should proceed...
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Amazon packages
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July 12, 2019 - 11:52 am
By Jordan Valinsky, CNN Business (CNN) — Amazon has revealed what's on sale for Prime Day. The annual sales extravaganza begins this Monday and will run for 48 hours. Similar to previous Prime Days, Amazon is slashing prices and offering more than 1 million deals as a way to drum-up spending during...
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Walmart, Amazon and grocery chains hope to tap into a lucrative new market: Food stamps recipients who want to shop for groceries online.
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April 18, 2019 - 9:29 pm
By Nathaniel Meyersohn and Tami Luhby, CNN Business (CNN) -- Walmart, Amazon and grocery chains like ShopRite hope to tap into a lucrative new market: Food stamp recipients who want to shop for groceries online. For the first time, the US Department of Agriculture has given the green light for...
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It may be back to work, but it's still time to shop on this Cyber Monday.
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Ian Bush
November 26, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Still have some cash (or credit) left after Black Friday? It may be back to work, but it's still time to shop on this Cyber Monday, when analysts at Adobe say we'll spend nearly $8 billion shopping online while most of us are at work. This bargain bonanza gets its...
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Dreamstime
November 26, 2018 - 12:13 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Shoppers heading online to purchase holiday gifts will find they're being charged sales tax at some websites where they weren't before. The reason: the Supreme Court. A June ruling gave states the go-ahead to require more companies to collect sales tax on online purchases. Now,...
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Walmart
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April 17, 2018 - 8:46 am
By Chris Isidore (CNN Money) -- Walmart will roll out a new website next month. The nation's largest retailer announced Tuesday that its redesigned site will offer more personalization, include more vibrant colors and a cleaner design, and feature "relatable photography that showcases real-life...
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Dreamstime
April 15, 2018 - 8:57 pm
By JESSICA GRESKO WASHINGTON (AP) — Sales Tax: $0. Online shoppers have gotten used to seeing that line on checkout screens before they click "purchase." But a case before the Supreme Court could change that. At issue is a rule stemming from two, decades-old Supreme Court cases: If a business is...
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