• Under pressure from several different European and US Authorities, Amazon is preparing to introduce significant changes to the US Business Services Agreement in August – in about a week from now. There is a lot to unpack with these changes and they will be the subject of an upcoming blog post, so stay tuned.
  • FedEx breaks up with Amazon. Amazon announced last week that they will no longer be using FedEx to deliver packages. The move comes amidst an ongoing effort by Amazon to develop its’ own transportation and delivery network, competing directly against FedEx and UPS. You can read about that here
  • Amazon launched a new program called Sold by Amazon last week, which lets the company control third-party product prices in exchange for a minimum payout to sellers. You can read about that here