UK Amazon employees protest over pay

The Associated Press LONDON – More than 700 Amazon warehouse workers in England protested on Thursday over a pay dispute, in the latest sign of workplace friction over Britain’s cost of living crisis and growing discontent among employees over wages and working conditions. The GMB union said workers at the facility in Tilbury, Essex, east … Read more

Nook Baby bottles sold on Amazon recalled to high levels

a baby bottle maker A product sold exclusively on Amazon has been recalled due to high levels of lead. Last week, the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) announced the NUK Baby Bottles were being called back Because the markings on the outside of some bottles have lead levels higher than federal border. “The markings on … Read more

Amazon employees seek answers about NJ warehouse employee’s death

Some employees at an Amazon warehouse in New Jersey where a laborer died The e-commerce giant’s reaction during Prime Day earlier this month has been raging on — and demanding more information be released. Two employees spoke at Amazon’s EWR9 facility in Carteret, NJ anonymously to NBC NewsClaiming that the person died on the upper … Read more

Former WH Press Secretary Jay Carney Is Leaving Amazon For Airbnb

The holiday rental hosting firm said Friday that former Amazon executive Jay Carney will join Airbnb as its head of policy and communications. Carney, Joe worked at amazon for seven years, will debut on Airbnb in September and report to co-founder and CEO Brian Chesky. He will be based in Washington. Jay Carney has worked … Read more

26 Best Father’s Day Gift Ideas to Buy from Amazon 2022: Home, Tech, Books, and More

When it comes to finding the best Father’s Day gift ideas, it can be difficult to figure out where to start. Dad is dependable, dependable, always there when you need him—just like two-day shipping. So what could be a better place than this? Find everything you need for Dad Compared to Amazon this year. Whether … Read more

20 Best Father’s Day Gift Ideas to Shop from Amazon

When it comes to finding the best Father’s Day gift ideas, it can be difficult to figure out where to start. Dad is dependable, dependable, always there when you need him—just like two-day shipping. So what could be a better place than this? Find everything you need for Dad Compared to Amazon this year. Whether … Read more

NJ Amazon workers with alleged past mob links will vote on joining the union

A labor group that has previously faced allegations of mob ties has filed for union elections at an Amazon facility in northern New Jersey. Local 713 of the International Brotherhood of Trade Unions sent a letter requesting union elections to an Amazon delivery station in Bayonne on Friday, according to the National Labor Relations Board. … Read more

Amazon makes pitch to Niagara Town Board

Niagara, NY (WIVB) — On Tuesday night, Amazon met with members of the Niagara Town Board at a workshop to discuss the new mega-distribution facility planned for Lockport Road. Project leaders from Amazon, Philips Lytle LLP, JB2 Parnters, LLC, Langan Engineering and SRF Associates presented to the board members. This is similar to presentations he … Read more

Amazon adds 5% fuel, inflation surcharge for sellers

Amazon will start charging sellers active on its platform an additional surcharge for fuel and inflation – a change implemented as the e-commerce giant and other major companies Struggling with rising operating costs, The Seattle-based company said the 5% surcharge would be effective April 28 and would apply to sellers who use its “fulfillment by … Read more