Amazon's new Prime number
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Amazon is planning to spend $800 million dollars in 2019, but on what? 00:00

Amazon is planning to transition their 2-day Prime shipping to a 1-day shipping program and is spending a significant amount of money on this investment.

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Why is Amazon switching Prime to one-day shipping? 03:02

Amazon Prime is now 14 years old. Free 2-days shipping has been their advantage for most of this time, but many retailers are catching up. Target and Walmart now have a version of two day shipping, as well as a network of stores which could be turned into local fulfillment centers. Amazon needs to set a new standard, and one-day shipping seems to be it.

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How much does Amazon spend to deliver their services? 10:38

In the first quarter of 2019, Amazon spent 7.3 billion on shipping costs alone.

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What is "Amazon Yesterday Shipping"? 17:58

Amazon Yesterday Shipping is a new product that you can order tomorrow to get delivered to your door yesterday.


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