• Amazon logistics salaries revealed: Here's what workers bulking out Amazon's supply chain make, from entry-level analysts to senior management

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Increasingly, Amazon is just as much of a logistics company as it is a retailer. The company has been rapidly building an enormous fleet of vehicles and warehouses to rival logistics giants like UPS and FedEx. It added three times more square footage in 2020 compared to the previous year, according to one estimate.
    Likewise, Amazon is becoming a major magnet for logistics talent. Amazon alumni go on to run logistics at other retailers. The founder of Amazon Air went on to launch his own logistics startup. And in the case of former Amazon warehouse manager Dave Clark...
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  • Chipotle's chief technology officer reveals the chain's strategy for deploying Nuro's autonomous vehicles for burrito-bowl deliveries and more

    Chipotle's chief technology officer reveals the chain's strategy for deploying Nuro's autonomous vehicles for burrito-bowl deliveries and more

    6 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Chipotle Mexican Grill generated $2.8 billion in digital sales in 2020 by doubling down on technologies that make mobile ordering and delivery fast and convenient.
    Now it plans to take that effort to the next level by investing in autonomous delivery vehicles.
    The fast-casual chain is investing in the robotics startup Nuro, whose fleet of self-driving vehicles can deliver prepared food, groceries, medicine, and retail products.
    Domino's and Walmart previously tested Nuro's autonomous Priuses, while CVS and Kroger are using them for deliveries in Houston, Nuro told...
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