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Amazon will now pay all of its U.S. employees at least $15

Amid increasing public pressure, Amazon has announced it will be raising the minimum wage of all its employees in the U.S. to at least $15 an hour. The increase in pay for Amazon workers will kick in almost immediately, with the new $15 wage
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Amazon launches grocery pickup in 30 minutes at Whole Foods

Just six months after Amazon partnered up with Whole Foods for grocery delivery, it's now enabled customers to pick up their pre-ordered goodies from the store. On Wednesday, Amazon announced the launch of grocery pick-up for U.S. Prime customers in
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Amazon, Whole Foods, and the Future of the (Old) New Economy

The logic of either-or competition has given way to the power of both-and competition.
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If you shop at Target weve got bad news for you

From: Mashable By Patrick Kulp Recommended by: Mashable How do you compete with Amazon and Walmart?That's the question ringing in the ears of everyone who works in U.S. retail. Amazon's blockbuster $13.7 billion deal to buy Whole
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5 ways Amazon could use Whole Foods to crush the competition

From: Mashable By Patrick Kulp Recommended by: Mashable On paper, Amazon just bought a struggling overpriced grocery chain for more than $13 billion. But the online retail giant sees much more in Whole Foods than a simple
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Amazon bought Whole Foods and everyone made the same joke

From: Mashable By Margaret Sullivan Recommended by: Mashable You've probably heard by now that Amazon has acquired Whole Foods in a $13.7 billion deal ... or, if you ask Twitter, the amount a typical customer spends on a trip to
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Amazon buys Whole Foods for 137 billion

From: Mashable By Jason Abbruzzese Recommended by: Mashable Amazon has acquired Whole Foods, a move that marks the ecommerce giant's official entry into the world of brick-and-mortar stores as well as groceries.It's Amazon's
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For Brands And Retailers, The Past Is Not The Future

The retail grocery industry appears to be in a state of change. Consumer data trend insights show that for grocery retailing, the past is not the future.
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Google becomes a rival to Amazon to deliver your fresh fruits and veggies

The biggest names in tech are waging a war over who gets to bring you fruits and veggies.Google is planning to test a new option to deliver fresh grocery items from select food chains to customers through its Google Express shopping service in San