Tag: NASDAQ: AMZN (Amazon)

  • Amazon takes stake in Grubhub

    Amazon takes stake in Grubhub

    Amazon on Wednesday agreed to take a stake in Grubhub as part of a deal that will also give members of its Prime subscription program a one-year membership to the food delivery service. The partnership gives Amazon the option to take a 2% stake in Grubhub, the U.S. subsidiary of Just Eat Takeaway.com, the European…

  • France protects book industry from Amazon

    As much as I like bookstores, this feels to me like too much protectionism. Sophie Fornairon’s independent bookshop has survived the rise of Amazon thanks to a French law that prohibits price discounting on new books, but she says the e-commerce giant’s ability to undercut on shipping still skews the market against stores like hers.…