Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is piloting the use of video conference calls to verify the identity of merchants who wish to sell goods on its websites, in a new plan to counter fraud without in-person meetings in the pandemic, the company said on Sunday.
Amazon will begin to put new grocery delivery customers on a wait list and curtail shopping hours at some Whole Foods stores to prioritize orders from existing customers buying food online during the coronavirus outbreak, the company said on Sunday.
A US judge said Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) is likely to succeed on a key argument of its challenge to the US Department of Defense’s decision to award cloud computing deal worth up to $10-billion to Microsoft Corp.
President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday aimed at preventing counterfeit products from abroad from being sold to US citizens who shop online using Amazon.com, Walmart.com or other eCommerce websites, the White House said.
Leaders of native tribes in Brazil issued a rallying call to protect the Amazon rain forest and its indigenous people from what they called the “genocide, ethnocide and ecocide” planned by the country’s far-right President Jair Bolsonaro.