• Move over UPS truck: Amazon delivery vans to hit the street

    18 days ago - By Philly

    SEATTLE - Your Amazon packages, which usually show up in a UPS truck, an unmarked vehicle or in the hands of a mail carrier, may soon be delivered from an Amazon van.
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  • Amazon wants entrepreneurs to deliver their packages

    18 days ago - By Fast Company

    The company says that under its program entrepreneurs can get their delivery business up and running for as little as $10,000.
    The company has revealed a program that will help entrepreneurs start up a package delivery company to. .. deliver Amazon's packages. The company says that under its program entrepreneurs can get their delivery business up and running for as little as $10,000. Amazon is also offering pre-negotiated deals on things like Amazon-branded vehicles customized for delivery, branded uniforms, and comprehensive insurance coverage. And of course, Amazon is also offering a...
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  • Amazon Wants to Help Entrepreneurs Start Businesses-That Deliver Amazon Packages

    18 days ago - By Fortune

    Amazon's plans for its own-branded delivery service are moving ahead, as the company seeks to reduce its reliance on established delivery services like FedEx fdx and UPS ups
    . But Amazon wants others to take much of the risk.
    On Thursday, the e-commerce giant said it wanted entrepreneurs to set up small delivery companies specifically for the purpose of delivering Amazon packages. Each fleet can have up to 40 vehicles and workers will need to wear Amazon-branded uniforms. Amazon will give them technology and training, as well as discounts on insurance and vehicle leases.
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  • Amazon wants you to set up a delivery business

    18 days ago - By Reuters

    E-commerce giant Amazon rolled out a new plan to hook entrepreneurs into the business of getting packages to your doorstep.
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  • Amazon's creating a network of independent delivery fleets

    Amazon's creating a network of independent delivery fleets

    18 days ago - By Venture Beat

    Amazon on Wednesday said it would offer incentives to entice entrepreneurs to set up their own small package-delivery businesses as part of Amazon's latest effort to solve the challenge of getting goods the last mile to customer doorsteps. At a press event in Seattle, Amazon unveiled one of the dark gray Prime-logoed vans that it...
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  • Amazon Plans Start-Up Delivery Services for Its Own Packages

    18 days ago - By NY Times

    For a minimum investment of $10,000, people in the United States will be able to open and manage their own start-ups to deliver Amazon packages.
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