Amazon on Thursday began offering free same-day shipping on "over a million" items to Prime subscribers in 14 major metropolitan areas. Is extending free same-day delivery a game changer for Amazon and the retail industry? How do you see the battle for same-day delivery playing out?
When Art Peck came on as the CEO of Gap Inc., the plan called for him to breath new life into the company with the tech-savvy approach displayed in his previous role. But the company's Q1 earnings indicate that his plan for a turnaround have yet to yield results. What should Art Peck's course of action be to revitalize the Gap brand in light of the company's recent performance?
Amazon pulled the plug on its private label diapers due to complaints about poor quality, but the diaper fiasco has not deterred the company as it is pursuing a broad launch of food and non-food items. How important will CPG private label be to the eventual success or failure of Amazon's online grocery business?