Amazon and Walmart have found that for some goods, it is often cheaper to refund the purchase price and let customers keep the products.
Makeup sellers like Sephora and Ulta must walk a fine line between stores and e-commerce as the pandemic continues to influence consumer behavior.
U.S. retail spending edged higher last month despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic as a surge in online shopping boosted sales, according to data from Mastercard.
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.
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.