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Trump reportedly tried to personally demand that the Postal Service double how much it charges Amazon

President Donald Trump pushed the US postmaster general to double how much Amazon and other companies pay to ship packages through the service, The Washington Post reports.
Jeff Bezos is renovating a former Textile Museum to be his new home base in Washington, DC.

Jeff Bezos is spending $12 million to renovate his Washington, DC, mansion — here’s what it will look like when it’s done

Jeff Bezos bought a residential property in the Kalorama neighborhood of Washington, DC, for $23 million in 2016. Bezos is said to be spending $12 million to renovate the homes and the surrounding property. Here's what it will look like.
So many deliveries, so few truck drivers.

There’s a critical shortage of truck drivers in the US, and it’s causing everything from delayed Amazon orders to more expensive groceries...

There's a nationwide shortage of truck drivers that's costing retailers and manufacturers more for shipping, and they're passing some of those costs on to consumers. As a result, online retailers like Amazon are taking longer to ship, and certain retail brands may cost more in stores.

Whole Foods’ new discounts for Amazon Prime members are more evidence of the death of the middle class

Whole Foods has rolled out discounts for Amazon Prime members, and it's more proof of the changes grocers must make as the middle class shrinks.
More robots will be packing grocery orders in the US.

Kroger is charging at Amazon with a company that uses ‘swarms’ of robots to get shoppers hooked on a ‘powerful new drug’

Kroger is partnering with the UK-based Ocado to build warehouses that can pack a 50-item grocery order in a matter of minutes.The deal will give Ocado, which views robots as a "powerful new drug," immense power to shape the future of the grocery industry in the US.

All the TV shows that have been canceled in 2018

The list of canceled TV shows on networks like ABC, NBC, The CW, CBS, or digital streaming services like Netflix and Amazon is already piling up.
Jet.com offers a ton of deals that are organized by category.

We compared Amazon and Walmart-owned Jet.com to see which site was easier to shop — and the winner was clear for a key reason

Amazon and Walmart-owned Jet.com are online shopping sites that sell just about everything. We compared prices, shipping and returns, and user-friendliness on Amazon and Jet — see who the winner was.

The 18 best perks you get with an Amazon Prime membership

Amazon Prime is much more than just free two-day shipping. You can also get discounts at Whole Foods stores, one-hour restaurant delivery, and a vast digital library of music, movies, and books.
DSW is shaking things up with a brand-new look and revamped rewards program.

DSW has completely changed its stores and rewards program as it tries to take on Amazon-owned Zappos — here’s what it’s like to shop...

DSW is shaking things up with a brand-new look and revamped rewards program. It wants to attract shoppers who love the convenience of online shopping at retailers like Amazon-owned Zappos. Business Insider visited DSW’s “lab store” in Columbus, Ohio to check out the new in-store features.

Amazon customers should be paying $785 for Prime membership — here’s why

Amazon Prime membership is worth $785 annually, versus the $119 that Amazon is now charging customers, according to JPMorgan analysts. The value of the membership has jumped 12% since last year, with the addition of new perks like two-hour delivery of groceries from Whole Foods through Prime Now.