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As Part of Its Employee Retention Strategy, Amazon Pays Employees Up To $5,000 To Quit

Stephanie McGuinn — July 2, 2018 Follow @PIMidlantic — July 2, 2018 Yes, you read that right; once every year, Amazon offers to pay full-time associates at its fulfillment centers up to $ 5,000 to quit. As an employee retention strategy, that sounds counterintuitive, if not outright batty, particularly considering how expensive it is to … Continue reading As Part of Its Employee Retention Strategy, Amazon Pays Employees Up To $5,000 To Quit

Achieving Supply Chain Visibility to Compete in the Age of Amazon

Alexander Rinke — June 1, 2018 — June 1, 2018 From humble beginnings as an online bookseller, Amazon has become a household name and the most influential force in retail. The company has scaled rapidly and shifted consumer expectations toward an ‘on-demand’ economy. Now, with a few clicks, consumers want to know all the options … Continue reading Achieving Supply Chain Visibility to Compete in the Age of Amazon

Amazon Search Focuses On Its Private Labels

Amazon Search Focuses On Its Private Labels by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, May 31, 2018 Amazon continues to take market share, claiming more than 80% of conversions against other ecommerce sites across several product categories. The company holds the highest share with one-click commodity products like batteries and cleaning supplies, as well as men’s athletic shoes, … Continue reading Amazon Search Focuses On Its Private Labels