163 Results for

fulfillment

Article

Infinity AR: We'll fulfill sci-fi promise of augmented reality

An Israeli startup hopes to bring features like face detection, voice tone detection, coupons based on your interests and location to your smart glasses.

By January 23, 2014

Article

Amazon surprises investors with a gift of profit

The e-commerce company posts a $214 million profit for the holiday season. CEO Jeff Bezos says Prime membership got a boost of more than 50 percent in the quarter.

By January 29, 2015

Article

Amazon third-party vendors sold more than 2 billion items in 2014

That's a plus, given the retail giant's profit margins are higher when products are sold through third parties, say analysts cited in The Wall Street Journal.

By January 5, 2015

Article

Galaxy S4 shortage: UK networks struggle to fulfil pre-orders

Samsung's stock woes continued over the weekend, as UK networks can't find enough Galaxy S4s for those who ordered ahead of time.

By April 29, 2013

Article

Amazon vows items ordered by Dec. 19 will arrive for Christmas

You still have a couple of days left to buy a gift for family members or friends via Amazon and receive free shipping.

By December 17, 2014

Article

Amazon workers strike at five German facilities

Just as holiday orders peak for the e-commerce giant, more than 2,000 distribution center workers strike in Germany.

By December 15, 2014

Article

Why our drone future is for real -- someday

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos wants to ship goods using unmanned aircraft. Some are skeptical, others nervous, but drones already are improving the way we live.

By December 16, 2014

Video

Meet the robots making Amazon even faster

As Amazon gears up for Cyber Monday and the busy holiday shopping season, it's getting help from thousands of robots that search through millions of items to ensure the right item gets shipped to the right customer. CNET.com's Kara Tsuboi takes us inside an Amazon fulfillment center in Tracy, Calif., to watch the robots in action.

By November 30, 2014

Article

That $119 'Frozen' playset sells for $250 on Amazon. Let it go?

The art of retail arbitrage -- buying products from brick-and mortar stores and selling them online for a higher price -- is alive and well.

By December 14, 2014

Article

Amazon faces yet another strike in Germany

German union Verdi, which has been battling with Amazon over worker wages, calls for a strike during the busy holiday shopping season.

By December 8, 2014