Tesla starts delivering from its factories

Redefining “direct to consumer” Tesla has faced inventory issues as demand for the company’s cars have increased rapidly. Because the company is finally starting to reach Model 3 production goals, this problem is growing more rapidly. Since the birth of the company, Tesla has delivered cars straight to consumers’ homes. A buyer can go into […]
  • Ben Norman
  • August 1, 2018
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Grubhub is king of food delivery companies

Grubhub investors are eating After Grubhub delivered its earnings report, its stock skyrocketed 20 percent to set a new high for the company. Grubhub shocked investors, beating expectations by large margins. Revenue rose by more than 50 percent quarter-over-quarter and profit rose by over 100 percent. Plus, Grubhub continues to make strategic moves – they […]
  • Ben Norman
  • July 25, 2018
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Start Your Own Delivery Business With Amazon

Amazon announced on Thursday that they will enter the package delivery industry alongside UPS, DHL, and the U.S Postal Service. They call it the Delivery Service Department program, a program that offers incentives to people who want to deliver packages for Amazon. These incentives include branded uniforms, discounted Amazon-branded vehicles, fuel, and insurance coverage. Dave […]
  • Peter Boyer
  • June 30, 2018
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Walmart to test in-home delivery program

Remember when you had to go down to the mailbox or onto your doorstep to pick up items you ordered online? If a program Walmart is testing takes off, people may be asking that question within the next several years. The program will allow delivery drivers to leave packages inside a customer’s home, and groceries […]
  • William Van-Lear Black
  • September 22, 2017
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Amazon’s Beehive to House Delivery Drones

Amazon’s recent innovations to further develop their delivery system and overall business model have resulted in beehive-shaped drone centers. Amazon envisions cities around the U.S. having vertical drone centers that enable the online retailer to coordinate quick and efficient deliveries through the use of unmanned drones. By establishing distribution centers that act as relay points […]
  • Cedric Brenninkmeijer
  • June 27, 2017
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Amazon Special Delivery in the UK; By Drone?

Prime Air, the beginning of a new Amazon service, made its first test run. Amazon delivered its first package by drone in the United Kingdom. Amazon has begun pilot testing drones for future delivery purposes. With permission from the Civil Aviation Authority in Britain, the first test flight of Amazons delivery drones took place a […]
  • Sharnita Sanders
  • December 16, 2016
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Domino’s Japan to Use Reindeer for Delivery

As the holiday season begins to roll in, Domino’s in Japan has begun to experiment with having reindeer deliver pizza to customers during the cold winter months. The company released video of employees leading a reindeer around the parking lot with delivery boxes on its back. Later, the reindeer were attached to red sleighs. The […]
  • Sharnita Sanders
  • November 29, 2016
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Groupon Acquires OrderUp

Groupon has acquired OrderUp, a food delivery service that caters to over 40 cities and 25 states in the United States. The price of the deal was disclosed, but the six-year-old food service company, which claims to have served over 10 million people, couldn’t have come with a cheap price tag. Groupon saw a slow […]
  • Taylor Brown
  • July 20, 2015
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Amazon Plans to Upgrade their Delivery System

Amazon is working to recruit everyday people to deliver packages to its shoppers. The way it would work is that everyday people could pick up the packages from certain shopping locations and then the person would deliver it. According to The Wall Street Journal, who broke the story, this is just in the beginning stages […]
  • Taylor Brown
  • June 23, 2015
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