Tag Archives: Amazon Go

Financial Daily Dose 2.26.2020 | Top Story: CDC Warning About COVID-19 in the US Sends Stocks Tumbling Again

BY: Michael D. Reif | February 26, 2020

A stark warning from the Centers for Disease Control that Americans should prepare for a COVID-19 outbreak sent stocks tumbling again on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 closing down 3% (and firmly in the red for the year) by the closing bell – NYTimes and WSJ and Bloomberg and MarketWatch Disney CEO Bob Iger made … Continue reading

Financial Daily Dose 5.9.2019 | Top Story: Uber Prices Shares as IPO Looms

BY: Michael D. Reif | May 9, 2019

The latest on Uber’s Friday IPO includes new details on its anticipated pricing, which for now looks to come in at the midpoint of its $44-50/share range [though demand is probably strong enough for the company to shoot for more] – NYTimes and WSJ and Bloomberg Uber’s debut comes with a wave of other tech … Continue reading

Your Daily Dose of Financial News

BY: Michael D. Reif | January 22, 2018

A look at Amazon’s newest concept—Amazon Go—a convenience store that opens in Seattle today complete with “shelves of food” found at other stores (including Whole Foods) but with nary a cashier in sight – NYTimes and WSJ and Bloomberg In this week’s installment of “What’s old is new again” we present the return of BPOs. … Continue reading

Amazon Go Might Be the End of Check-Out Lines

BY: Anne Lockner | February 13, 2017

For anyone who has ever waited in a long line at the grocery story, Amazon hopes it has a solution. In December, Amazon launched its new Amazon Go grocery store in Seattle. Amazon Go is not a typical supermarket: it has no check-out lanes and no cashiers. Instead, shoppers walk in, select items, and walk … Continue reading