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Amazon Acquires Kiva Systems in Second-Biggest Takeover
March 19 (Bloomberg) -- Amazon.com Inc. is making its biggest acquisition since the 2009 purchase of Zappos.com, agreeing to pay $775 million for Kiva Systems Inc., a maker of robots that move items around warehouses.
Amazon - Acquisition Of Kiva Systems Is Useful Addition  Seeking Alpha
Amazon acquiring Kiva Systems for $775 million  ZDNet (blog)
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Amazon Adds That Robotic Touch
In the battle between man and machine, the robots just scored a victory in the world of e-commerce. Amazon.com Inc. said Monday it is buying Kiva Systems Inc., which makes robots used in shipping centers.
Amazon Wrings Profit From Fulfillment as Spending Soars: Tech  Bloomberg
Amazon To Buy Kiva Systems For $775 Million  Huffington Post
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Stocks on the Rise Today: Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF), Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq ...
Stocks on the rise today (Tuesday) that are poised to end with huge gains include: Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF), which soared on its annual profit outlook; Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN), which made a move to increase efficiency, and small-cap Solar3D, ...
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Zynga Moves Highlight Amazon Web Services And 'Adverse Selection'
Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) is no stranger to the phenomenon of adverse selection, where its customers select products and promotions that are advantageous from their perspective, but unprofitable or loss-making for Amazon.
The Great Kindle Implosion
Looking at an Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) chart, you'd never guess it. After all, in the last 5 days Amazon.com is up a full 9.4%.
Good Deal: Refurbished Amazon Kindle Fire Tablets for $139 Today  TIME
Kindle Touch Goes International; Bookstores, 3G Networks, Tablets, Not So Much  Wired (blog)
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In The Online Retailing Space - Buy eBay, Not Amazon
Two of those companies are eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY), and Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN). Though they operate with slightly different business models and have a range of competitors outside their core e-retailing space, they do still compete in the ...
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Amazon buys robot maker Kiva for $775m
Amazon.com Inc. has agreed to buy warehouse robot maker Kiva Systems Inc. of North Reading for $775 million in cash, both companies said on Monday, in the second-largest acquisition ever made by the giant e-commerce firm.
Virtual Currencies, Online Transactions, and the Future of Cash
In contrast to the abovementioned virtual currencies, I could see a digital currency coming about based out of a website like Google (NASDAQ: GOOG) or Amazon.com (NASDAQ: AMZN) that could take the lead in becoming a "gold standard" with respect to ...
4 ETFs For Hunger Games (PBS, XLY, AMZN)
The Hunger Games doesn't hit movie theaters until Friday, but already the big screen adaptation of the best-selling book is having a positive impact on select stocks.
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Amazon plans another Indiana warehouse, 1000 jobs
Amazon.com Inc. announced on Tuesday morning that it will open a new distribution center in southern Indiana and create up to 1,050 jobs by 2015 as part of a $150 million expansion.
Amazon announces new Indiana distribution center  Washington Times
Amazon bringing more than 1000 jobs to Southern Indiana  Louisville Business First
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