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Amazon's One-Day Delivery Goal Hampered By Labor Shortage Due To COVID Pandemic

Amazon Inc's aim to make one-day delivery common for Prime members has been hindered by labor shortages, delaying the company's quest to entrench its e-commerce leadership and driving up prices ahead of the crucial Holiday season. During the fourth quarter, Amazon expects to spend an extra $4 billion on wages and related costs. Hiring warehouse employees and drivers have been difficult due to pandemic-related shortages. 

Fri, 29 Oct 2021 - 02:17 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

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