Amazon adds keyless garage entry for parcel deliveries

Ensuring safe delivery and preventing theft are important steps in increasing orders per customer for Amazon.

In a 2017 survey, 31% of respondents reported having a package stolen in their lifetime, according to the Shorr Package Theft Report. 53% reported changing their plans to receive a package, and 41% refrain from purchasing certain items online — most commonly electronics — because of the possibility of theft. Police in several states are using Amazon parcels as bait to catch thieves.

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