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A pilot for the airline that delivers Amazon’s packages said that he attended Monday’s much-publicized strike to ‘stand together and show that solidarity’

Amazon workers at the company’s Shakopee, Minnesota, fulfillment center marked Prime Day 2019 with a strike. Business Insider spoke to Atlas Air pilot Michael Russo, who travelled to Minnesota to support the protesters. “The strike seemed like a success to me – lots of support,” Russo told Business Insider on […]
A pilot for the airline that delivers Amazon’s packages said that he attended Monday’s much-publicized strike to ‘stand together and show that solidarity’
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Amazon’s made-up shopping holiday could be paying off for its competitors

Amazon isn’t the only retailer that is benefiting from the annual Prime Day shopping bonanza. New data released by Adobe Analytics on Tuesday showed that some of Amazon’s biggest competitors saw a 64% increase in online sales this Monday compared to the average Monday. Amazon launched Prime Day in 2015. […]
Amazon’s made-up shopping holiday could be paying off for its competitors
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People are calling for boycotts of Amazon on Prime Day — but you might be supporting the company money without even realising. Here’s the list of companies you might not realise that Amazon owns

Amazon Prime Day 2019 is kicking off today, along with a strike in the company’s warehouse in Shakopee, Minnesota. To show solidarity with the striking workers, some online activists are calling for shoppers to boycott the 48-hour sale. But Amazon’s stable of high-profile acquisitions makes it trickier to avoid the […]
People are calling for boycotts of Amazon on Prime Day — but you might be supporting the company money without even realising. Here’s the list of companies you might not realise that Amazon owns
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People are urging boycotts of Amazon on one of its biggest days of sales

Hundreds of people on social media are advocating boycotts of Amazon during Prime Day. These people are urging consumers not to shop Prime Day deals and to show solidarity with the thousands of workers who plan to protest for better pay and improved working conditions over the next two days. […]
People are urging boycotts of Amazon on one of its biggest days of sales