Amazon has secured enough votes to block a union effort at a warehouse in Bessemer, Ala., proving the might of the online shopping giant and cutting off a path that labor activists had hoped would lead to similar efforts throughout the company and beyond.
After three months of declines, retail sales soared a seasonally adjusted 5.3% in January from the month before, the U.S. Commerce Department said Feb. 17.
NEW YORK — A surge in online shopping helped UPS Inc. post record revenue during the last three months of 2020.
NEW YORK — Walmart is enlisting the help of robots to keep up with a surge in online orders.
NEW YORK — Retail sales in the U.S. rose 1.9% in September, the 5th consecutive month of growth.
Americans kept spending in August, but the pace of that growth is slowing as millions of people who lost jobs have now lost a $600-a-week boost in their unemployment checks.
Amazon said June 23 that its carbon footprint rose 15% last year, even as it launched initiatives to reduce its harm on the environment.