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By Lauren Fruncillo December 1, 2021 - 2:51 pm

Amazon invests in 274 renewable energy projects globally

Amazon have recently announced 18 new utility-scale wind and solar energy projects across the U.S., Finland, Germany, Italy, Spain, and the U.K. Amazon now has 274 renewable energy projects globally and is on a path to power 100% of its business operations with renewable energy

Amazon tells customers to Trade-In their old electronic devices

Amazon have told customers that they can use a Trade-In programme in the UK to recycle their used devices such as smartphones and video game consoles for an Amazon gift card. The programme is one of the ways Amazon is working to reduce environmental impact and

Amazon Books Editors 2021’s Best Books of the Year

The Amazon Books Editors have announced their selections for the Best Books of 2021, naming Amor Towles’ The Lincoln Highway as the Best Book of the Year; Towles’ New York Times bestseller A Gentleman in Moscow was also included in the Best Books selection in

Starbucks NY implement Amazon Go’s Walk Out technology

A new Starbucks implementing Amazon Go’s Walk Out technology is opening in NY on the 18th of November. The store is a combination of a Starbucks Pickup and Amazon Go, utilizing the order ahead feature in the Starbucks app and Amazon Go’s Just Walk Out

Amazon get saucy and spicy this Christmas

Every year Amazon has been teaming up with Sauce Shop to offer customers a unique condiment to go alongisde their festive meals, this year they have something spicy up their sleeve. Say hello to the world’s first ‘Cranbanero Hot Sauce’ for the occssion. The limited-edition fiery

Alvise Favara to join Allegro as Chief Commercial Officer

Alvise Favara will assume the role of Chief Commercial Officer and lead Allegro’s Commercial Team. He will be directly involved in shaping Allegro’s commercial strategy and be responsible for the experience of millions of Allegro’s customers and over 100 thousand merchants. He will focus on

Amazon and Weber File Joint Lawsuit Against Counterfeiters

Amazon and Weber have jointly filed a lawsuit against 12 defendants for selling products that illegally bear the WEBER® registered trademark in Amazon’s store. The defendants attempted to offer counterfeit versions of the global grill maker’s grill covers, violating Amazon’s policies, infringing on Weber’s registered

Amazon Future Engineer bursary recipients announced

The Royal Academy of Engineering and Amazon have announced the first recipients of newly expanded Amazon Future Engineer bursary scheme, launched earlier this year. Twelve awards, worth £5,000 a year for up to four years, have been granted to women students from low-income households progressing from

Amazon Opens New Robotics Facility in the U.S.

Amazon have announced the opening of a new first-of-its-kind robotics facility in Westborough, Massachusetts. The new facility will expand Amazon Robotics manufacturing capability in the U.S. and Amazon’s growth in the region—and has created over 200 new manufacturing jobs in Massachusetts. Amazon began introducing robotics into