Tag: Amazon profits

News & Trends

Amazon is cutting back hiring targets in its retail business as inflation rises

May 19, 2022

Via: Charged

Leaked emails have revealed that Amazon is scaling back its retail business hiring targets as growth slows and costs rise. The company‘s worldwide consumer team, which is in control of everything from the ecommerce marketplace to its logistics business, has […]

E-commerce, Retail Types

Amazon profits miss as expenses surge

July 26, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

Amazon on Thursday said that its move to speed up Prime delivery to one day is costing a bit more than the $800 million they’d predicted last quarter. “That number’s probably going to come out north of a billion dollars,” […]

Retail Types, Stores

Amazon stokes profits as retail growth slows

April 26, 2019

Via: Retail Dive

After two decades of disrupting retail, Amazon is facing new realities as a mature company — that it’s getting harder to grab market share at the same rate as before and that its rivals have risen to meet its challenge. […]