The company is hiring full-time and part-time employees at its big-box stores, Bloomingdale's, Bluemercury, and fulfillment centers.
Company currency, productivity measurements, and management code words - Insider compiled a dictionary of Amazonian language and what it all means.
Under the new California bill, workers can protest quotas that interfere with their breaks. Its author has said Amazon has "relentless" quotas.
The marketplace giant will start paying the additional stipend in the hope of supporting demand during the summer and at Christmas.
Warehouse and logistics employees will be expected to wear masks to work starting Monday as the COVID-19 delta variant spreads across the US.
Amazon is cutting back on some pandemic safety measures, including COVID-19 tests and temperature checks, The Information reported.
Amazon's "Time off Task" metric refers to time workers spend away from their stations. Staff have said Amazon uses it to monitor their productivity.
Amazon warehouse workers in Europe will swap notes this weekend on how to pressure the retail giant to improve their working conditions. Members of the Amazon Workers International coalition will gather in person and virtually to discuss how to make the temporary improvements introduced by Amazon during the pandemic permanent. […]
Amazon is closely monitoring dozens of private and public social-media groups run by Amazon Flex package-delivery drivers across the US, the UK, and Spain, Vice reported Tuesday. According to Vice, an internal tool and reports unintentionally left online revealed ways that corporate employees received regular updates on drivers’ posts in […]
Tim Bray, the senior Amazon engineer who resigned dramatically from the company in May, spoke to a union conference of Amazon workers on Thursday. Bray said there is an imbalance of power between Amazon and its warehouse workers, and the best ways to address this are through worker organising. He […]
An Amazon worker named John Hopkins published a blog post claiming he was suspended from the company after handing out union flyers. Hopkins said officially he was suspended for violating social distancing protocol, but claimed this was an excuse. He said his experience chimes with criticisms made by former senior […]
Activists protesting Amazon’s treatment of warehouse workers during the coronavirus pandemic painted a giant mural outside CEO Jeff Bezos’ home in Washington, DC. “We’re calling him and Amazon out for leaving their workers out here without the proper personal protective equipment,” one of the activists told The Washington Post. Amazon […]