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East Coast Ports Get More Shipping Volumes as Trade Routes Change [Video]

The trade rift with China and a boost in e-commerce are changing the way cargo comes into the U.S., with a greater share of goods flowing into East Coast seaports rather than the traditional gateways on the West Coast.

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Amazon to Hire 100,000 in U.S. and Canada [Video]

Amazon, which has seen a jump in online shopping during the Covid-19 pandemic, said the new jobs pay at least $15 an hour and include benefits and signing bonuses of as much as $1,000 in some cities.

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BigCommerce

E-Commerce Growth Driving Shipping Surge, Investments at Frances CMA CGM [Video]

The head of the container line says big clients like Amazon and Walmart want end-to-end logistics solutions from shipping companies.

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Ecommerce

Walmart Tries Again to Find Its Answer to Amazon Prime [Video]

Walmart is trying again to build a membership program that can rival Amazon Prime, the Amazon.com service with more than 150 million members.

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Ecommerce

Alibabas Online Orders Soar During Coronavirus, Fueling a Sales Recovery

The Chinese e-commerce giant says its fiscal first-quarter profit more than doubled from the same period a year earlier, mirroring the results of U.S. tech giants that have thrived as disruption from the coronavirus pandemic accelerated a migration online.

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Ecommerce

Amazon Is Hiring and Expanding Its Offices: Inside the Tech Giants Strategy

The company is committing to an expansion of its workforce with many corporate staff working in offices, a long-term strategy rooted in several factors.

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BigCommerce

Retailers See E-Commerce Investments Pay Off Big as Coronavirus Keeps Shoppers Home

Online sales are expected to break records this year as consumers avoid in-person browsing, a shift expected to outlast the pandemic.