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Amazon.com Inc. is taking its AmazonFresh grocery delivery service into its third U.S. market, expanding into San Francisco after launching tests in Los Angeles and Seattle.
As we previously reported, Amazon has launched its grocery delivery service in San Francisco today. The service was previously available in Seattle and Los Angeles, but has now extended to the San Francisco area. AmazonFresh costs $299/year and promises fresh produce, meats, dairy and more delivered on the same or next day. Show More Summary
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Amazon on Wednesday made San Francisco its third market for same-day grocery delivery. The company earlier this year expanded the service from its hometown Seattle to Los Angeles.
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Take that, Amazon. (Credit: Groupon/YouTube screenshot by Chris Matyszczyk/CNET) By now, you'll have come to realize that the idea of Amazon sending your diapers by drone is brilliant. A brilliant public relations idea, not a brilliant idea for actually delivering diapers. Show More Summary
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Amazon announced on Wednesday that its AmazonFresh next-day and same-day grocery delivery service is expanding beyond Seattle and Los Angeles and into San Francisco, as AllThingsD reported last week was close to happening. With Fresh, which launched in Seattle more than five years ago and expanded to Los Angeles six months ago, Amazon will deliver... Read More
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A federal court has dropped an antitrust lawsuit filed by independent booksellers against Amazon and the big six publishers, which alleged that the groups created a monopoly by signing deals that required the use of DRM on eBooks sold...Show More Summary
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It turns out Amazon isn't the only online retailer hard at work developing innovative (albeit "scary," to some) new delivery technologies. That said, the delivery service Chicago-based deals website Groupon says it is cooking up forShow More Summary
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