• Votes against Amazon union lead after first day of ballot counting

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

    Summary List Placement Votes against forming a union at an Amazon warehouse in Bessemer, Alabama, lead by a more than 2-1 margin after the first day of counting ballots.
    The National Labor Relations Board paused its public counting of Amazon employees' ballots shortly after 7 p.m. Eastern Time on Thursday with the anti-union votes leading 1,100 to 463.
    The NLRB plans to resume counting ballots again on Friday morning at 9:30 a.m. Eastern Time.
    While the remaining ballots are likely to be counted Friday, it could take the NLRB several weeks to announce the official outcome of the vote due...
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  • Amazon Union Election: 'No' Votes Outnumber 'Yes' Votes At End Of 1st Day Of Counting

    Amazon Union Election: 'No' Votes Outnumber 'Yes' Votes At End Of 1st Day Of Counting

    4 days ago - By NPR

    Hand counting will continue on Friday. So far, more than two-thirds of the tallied votes are against unionizing.
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  • We calculated how much 2-day shipping would cost without an Amazon Prime membership, and the tally proves why the $119 fee is worth it

    We calculated how much 2-day shipping would cost without an Amazon Prime membership, and the tally proves why the $119 fee is worth it

    4 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Amazon Prime includes free 2-day shipping for members, who pay $119 per year.
    For non-members, shipping is free with purchases over $25, but not guaranteed within 2 days.
    If a non-member placed 2 orders per month and paid for 2-day shipping, they'd spend about $144 per year.
    While there are many perks of a Prime membership , free two-day shipping is one of the best.
    An Amazon Prime subscription offers its members many benefits , but one of the best and most popular perks is free two-day shipping...
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