Amazon offers Palestinian Arabs free shipping

Amazon extends offer of free shipping to areas of Judea and Samaria controlled by the PA after PA threatens legal action.Elad Benari, 3/5/2020, 5:59 AM

PA threatens Amazon over free deliveries to Judea and Samaria

PA ministers threaten to sue Amazon in international court over 'racist' free shipping to Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria.Dalit Halevy, 2/26/2020, 10:35 PM

Amazon stops selling books described as 'Nazi propaganda'

Online retail giant stops sales of some books following protests that the titles were Nazi-era "propaganda".Elad Benari, 2/26/2020, 5:20 AM

Amazon mini-series 'dangerous foolishness'

Auschwitz Memorial condemns Amazon’s Nazi-hunting series ‘Hunters’ as ‘dangerous.’Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 2/25/2020, 8:24 AM

'Remove Nazi propaganda from Amazon'

Auschwitz museum demands Amazon drop 'Nazi propaganda' books.AFP, 2/22/2020, 10:53 PM

PA threatens legal action against Amazon

PA blasts Amazon for offering free shipping to Israeli residents of Judea and Samaria but not to Palestinian Arab ones.Elad Benari, 2/19/2020, 5:44 AM

Amazon under fire over free shipping to Jews and not Arabs

Amazon accused of bias for offering free shipping to Jewish communities in Judea and Samaria but not to PA villages.Ben Ariel and JTA, 2/17/2020, 5:56 AM

Saudi Crown Prince linked to hacking of Amazon head's phone

UN experts call for investigation into possible involvement of Mohammed bin Salman in hacking of Jeff Bezos’ iPhone.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2020, 12:15 AM

Israel postal service sued for 'prioritizing' Amazon

Online auction business owner files suit against Israel Post for 'prioritizing' delivery of Amazon packages over other packages.Marcy Oster/JTA, 1/7/2020, 5:59 PM

Amazon’s Hebrew storefront gives American expats a taste of home's new Hebrew storefront boosts sales to Israel. Will the online retail giant open one of its mega-warehouses in Israel?Sam Sokol, JTA, 12/30/2019, 8:27 AM

Amazon removes Christmas ornaments with images of Auschwitz

Online retail giant removes bottle openers and Christmas ornaments featuring images of Auschwitz hours after complaints filed.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/1/2019, 8:26 PM

Auschwitz Christmas ornaments put up for sale at Amazon

Christmas ornaments and bottle openers featuring images from Auschwitz now up for sale at online retail giant Oster, JTA, 12/1/2019, 7:18 PM

Amazon blocks pro-Israel Evangelical group from charity program

Pro-Israel group dropped from Amazon Smile program, after Southern Poverty Law Center dubs organization a 'hate group'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/20/2019, 2:59 PM

Online shoppers rejoice - Amazon offers free shipping to Israel

Internet retail giant now offering free shipping to Israel on orders over $49 - allowing shoppers to avoid VAT tax.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/11/2019, 11:00 AM

Woody Allen and Amazon agree to settle lawsuit

Woody Allen ends $68 million lawsuit against Amazon over canceled movie deal.Marcy Oster, JTA, 11/11/2019, 7:47 AM

Amazon Boys Choir Releases Hit Song

6 children of Chabad shluchim in the Amazon Rainforest take part in their parents' mission to awaken Judaism in the local Jewish community., 10/3/2019, 10:18 PM

Amazon launches in Israel

Global online retail giant launches its local delivery service in Israel. For the time being, the website is in English only.Elad Benari, 9/23/2019, 5:12 AM

Amazon signs delivery agreement with Israel Post

New agreement expected to provide Israel Post with tens of millions of shekels.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/17/2019, 1:27 PM

Israel sends experts to Brazil to assist with Amazon fires

Israeli delegation of firefighters, rescue experts leave for Brazil to help combat fires ravaging the Amazon Basin.AFP, 9/3/2019, 8:21 PM

Anti-Semitic shirt on sale on Amazon

Shirts bearing iconic photographs of the Holocaust of a man being shot to death while perched over a mass grave are sold on Amazon UK.Sara Rubenstein, 8/24/2019, 11:36 PM

Amazon officially launches in Israel

Amazon launches Hebrew web page, offers Israeli business owners to use its platform.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2019, 1:44 PM

Amazon buys Israeli startup for $60 million

US tech giant purchases Israeli company E8 Storage, which develops high-speed data storage technology.Gary Willig, 7/31/2019, 6:10 PM

German Jews condemn anti-Semitic items on Amazon

'Absolutely unacceptable' that T-shirts, stickers, glorifying Nazis should be sold on Amazon, German Jewish leader says.AFP, 7/13/2019, 10:06 PM

CEO Jeff Bezos breaks ground at Amazon's $1.5 billion airport

The air cargo hub, slated to open in 2021, will 'get you your packages faster.'Sara Rubenstein, 5/17/2019, 8:22 AM

It's official - is opening up shop in Israel

Online retail giant offers local merchants opportunity to sell via Amazon marketplace. Experts say move likely hints at future expansion.David Rosenberg, 4/30/2019, 11:39 AM

Amazon most popular supplier for Valentine’s Day

18% of US shoppers went to Amazon for their Valentine’s Day gifts, followed by Walmart at 12% and Target at 10%Arutz Sheva, 2/18/2019, 6:18 PM

The incredible hypocrisy of Jeff Bezos

When the patron of sexual smear artists and hackers got hacked. Opinion.Daniel Greenfield, 2/18/2019, 1:41 PM

Amazon cancels plan to build New York headquarters

Online giant cancels plans to open new headquarters in Queens, along with its 25,000 high-paying jobs.Gary Willig, 2/14/2019, 9:56 PM

Woody Allen sues Amazon for nixing movie deal

Filmmaker says online giant axed $68 million film deal over 'baseless 25-year-old allegations', refused to release film.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 2/8/2019, 10:27 AM

Amazon to acquire Israeli cloud computing company

US tech giant reportedly acquiring Israeli cloud computing company CloudEndure for an estimated $250 million.Elad Benari, 1/8/2019, 4:35 AM

Amazon supports charities with ties to Islamic extremism

Fox News reports Jeff Bezos under fire for allowing donations to charities backed by controversial British imam.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2018, 1:18 PM

Cigarette lighter causes Amazon millions in damage

Amazon worker jailed for causing over $10 million in damages.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/14/2018, 11:34 AM

Amazon investigating doing business in Israel?

Amazon was rumored to be opening an Israeli warehouse. A new survey hints the rumors may be correct.JTA, 8/16/2018, 7:49 AM

Amazon removes racist, anti-Semitic products

Online shipping giant responds to Rep. Keith Ellison, announces 3rd party products of racist or anti-Semitic nature to be removed.JTA, 8/6/2018, 9:27 PM

Amazon removes items with Nazi symbols

Amazon removes items with Nazi or white supremacist symbols after criticism from advocacy groups.Ohad Tobi, 8/6/2018, 5:36 AM

Viral: Delivery man hides package over doormat joke

While delivering a package, Texas delivery man notices doormat reading 'Please hide packages from husband' - and makes an effort to comply.Guy Cohen, 6/6/2018, 11:00 PM

Woman says Alexa device sent private conversation to contacts

Oregon woman says Amazon's Alexa recorded private conversation, then sent it to random contacts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2018, 11:13 AM

Amazon pulls ad for money-flashing rabbi costume

Following complaints, Amazon Germany pulls picture of a model holding money while wearing a rabbi costume from website.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 4/27/2018, 6:43 AM

Can the 'Amazon effect' hurt your investments?

Technology giant Amazon grows significantly every day. How can this affect your money?Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2018, 11:07 AM

Walmart coming to Israel?

Report says Netanyanu wooing US-based retail superstore to open in Israel.Tzvi Lev, 2/4/2018, 8:14 PM

'Nazi toys' on sale at Amazon

German citizen petitions to 'take action' against manufacturers of toy Nazi soldiers.Nissan Tzur, 12/13/2017, 3:06 PM finally coming to Israel

Online superstore to open shipping center in Israel, create special Amazon Israel website, reducing shipping times, expenses, import taxes.David Rosenberg, 11/26/2017, 6:26 PM

Amazon expanding Israel activities

Internet giant to launch Alexa Shopping research and development group in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/3/2017, 5:16 AM

"A History of the Palestinian People" leaves details blank

Amazon has removed the book, written by an Israeli creative publicist, from its site.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/30/2017, 12:59 PM

Amazon selling books in US, UK that deny the Holocaust

Amazon has removed such books from online stores where Holocaust denial is illegal, but they remain available in the US and UK.JTA, 2/14/2017, 7:34 AM

Amazon German site promotes sale of anti-Semitic book

Wiesenthal Center protests Amazon Germany's promotion of book accusing Rothschild family of 'controlling world,' financing Nazi party.Gary Willig, 2/7/2017, 7:58 PM

TV series billboard shows Statue of Liberty giving Nazi salute

New advertisement for Amazon TV series “The Man in the High Castle” shows the Statue of Liberty giving a Nazi salute.JTA, 12/7/2016, 4:57 AM

Israel to tax global online companies

Tax Authority to charge VAT on local sales by international-based online firms such as Google and Facebook. Fair, or bad for business?Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2016, 4:54 PM

Amazon pulls ads with Nazi symbol following backlash

Amazon pulls ads for a television show that featured the Nazi German eagle on the New York subway.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/25/2015, 5:44 AM

eBay drops controversial Halloween costumes

eBay follows Walmart and withdraws costumes of IDF soldier and fake Arab nose following pressure from Arab-American groups.Ben Ariel, 10/29/2015, 3:43 AM

Disgusting: Bloodstained Israeli Flag Products Now on Amazon

A trove of anti-Israel products labelled "Blood Splattered Flag of Israel' selling for between $8 and $35 on Amazon.Cynthia Blank, 9/10/2015, 12:27 PM

Confederate Flags Banned - Nazi Products Still Available

Major retailers still selling Nazi products, swastika-emblazoned gear despite crackdown on racism-associated Confederate flags.Tova Dvorin, 6/25/2015, 4:48 PM

ISIS Magazine For Sale on Amazon

Jihadist publication 'Dabiq' had been available for two weeks before the mega-retailer took the post down.Tova Dvorin, 6/7/2015, 9:02 AM

Auschwitz Poster Pulled from Major US Retailers

Poster showing 'Arbeit Macht Frei' sign pulled from big-box stores in the US. But why was it being sold at all?Tova Dvorin, 7/8/2014, 8:34 AM

Authors Oppose Amazon Control of .Book Websites

US publishers have called on the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers to deny Amazon exclusive rights to websites names , 3/12/2013, 3:39 PM

Amazon Fires ‘Neo-Nazi-Linked’ German Security Firm

The giant Internet retailer Amazon has fired its German security firm following reports of neo-Nazi-linked staff harassing workers.Chana Ya'ar, 2/18/2013, 9:32 PM