How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping
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Prime Day, Amazon's biggest shopping event, is here, and now one-day shipping is the norm for tens of millions of items available during Amazon's Prime Day event, which runs from July 15 to July 16. To succeed at this rapid delivery, Amazon spends tens of billions of dollars every year and employs 250,000 workers in its U.S. warehouses. The process is an incredible challenge, and Amazon has faced criticism about working conditions at every step of the process. Watch the video to see what happens when you buy a Prime-eligible item on Amazon.com.
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How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping

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  • Martin P
    Martin P

    If they can't deliver in 1 day (like in my case), why not just be honest. Just say it could be delivered in a day, but it may take two. And let the customer know if you can't have it delivered. A simple email will do. I'm still waiting on my one-day package.

  • Ms. YEA
    Ms. YEA

    I never purchase anything from Amazon.....and after seeing this documentary I am glad!

  • Francisco Velazquez
    Francisco Velazquez

    8:45 says requirements for flex is a midsize sedan, then shows a honda civic in the flex line

  • Chance Storey
    Chance Storey

    It went from a good video to an attack against a good company and smart people. If the employees dont like their job then why dont they quit?? "Well because i can't find another job and amazon offers a,b and c". Exactly! These people are just typical self-indulged whiners... They have tried to ruin anything productive that is better than they are since the industrial revolution... Its so annoying.

  • Sokoya Abdulazeez
    Sokoya Abdulazeez

    Like that guy said Amazon has completely changed the game at the expense of their workers

  • Misty Gerkin
    Misty Gerkin

    how much cardboard does amazon use a day? 🤔🤔

  • Jake Rosendahl
    Jake Rosendahl

    Amazon is literally building their own airports and hiring their own ATC and everything to operate one. That is a prime example of vertical integration.

  • stimpen12
    stimpen12

    Why do they leave the package by the door in the US? Just it seems to be such a problem that people get their packages stolen.

  • imabee ASMR
    imabee ASMR

    5:45 Amazon included its human robots in the count :P

  • Francis Villagonzalo
    Francis Villagonzalo

    What happens you choose same day delivery on 11:59 pm

    • Alexander Craven
      Alexander Craven

      Amazon teleports it to your mailbox

    • xX_Trell_Xx
      xX_Trell_Xx

      I was thinking that lol😂😂😂

  • RAYMOND Palmer
    RAYMOND Palmer

    Cry babys Amazon is too big and strong

  • Jose Torres
    Jose Torres

    I bet they won’t use scout in the hood. Lol

  • thatsrightjay
    thatsrightjay

    I call them Scamazon because I’m always getting scammed by marketplace resellers. Amazon is turning into Ali express and is flooded with cheap Chinese crap. Ever notice when you see the same cheap Chinese electronics with the same stock photos but a different company name on it?

  • Tom Nguyen
    Tom Nguyen

    thats too long. i want it now. now damn it.

  • Dragonbreak
    Dragonbreak

    The thing that delivered packaes are put next to your door is juz bizzare... I could not imagine anything like this... This is one thing I hate about America...

  • Garrett Merrill
    Garrett Merrill

    Amazon and them flying cars tho

  • Cute Renee
    Cute Renee

    Jeff Bezos is literally swimming in cash, but I´m not mad at it cause I love amazon!

  • Mit Morj
    Mit Morj

    Reptilians don’t care about costs cause $ isn’t real

  • Paul Anderson
    Paul Anderson

    I want to love Amazon, but am deeply disturbed by worker conditions. They must do more to ease the worker conditions.

  • theresa lewis
    theresa lewis

    I so love how amazon didn’t disclose too much information about how and why they get things done the way they do 👍🏾

  • jcontradiction
    jcontradiction

    bezos looks more and more like Lex Luther.

  • Josef Holzer
    Josef Holzer

    Who would want to work for them? Not me!

  • Prissea&Sophisticated
    Prissea&Sophisticated

    I really don't care how it's done, just give me my order quickly!!!!!

  • doubstercom
    doubstercom

    Wow. I will NEVER buy ANYTHING from Amazon. Even if it is the last retailer/webshop on the planet.

  • Dedy zee
    Dedy zee

    malls, plazas and shops in the United States are quiet

  • amare 2308
    amare 2308

    How their executives and then you'll know 🤭

  • Dave Otuwa
    Dave Otuwa

    An Amazon Air Jet crashed into a bay near my childhood hometown.

    • Dave Otuwa
      Dave Otuwa

      tryin' 2 land onto Galveston

  • Dave Otuwa
    Dave Otuwa

    I just had a preview of my Amazon employment today!

  • Paul Ewing
    Paul Ewing

    Skynet Anyone?!?!?!?!

  • StellaR
    StellaR

    I appreciate the fast delivery because, like a lot people, I don't like to wait.

  • YM Pawm
    YM Pawm

    USA air line shippment:above 21kg:2.5USD/KG

  • Marc Cram
    Marc Cram

    My boy repping the soccer peak shirt at 5:38 I was hyped getting mine

  • tay qwad
    tay qwad

    my moms was a flex driver and she said its was legit one of the easiest jobs she has ever had XD

  • Roger McIntyre
    Roger McIntyre

    Their process to pack and ship products is absolutely amazing!

  • Roger McIntyre
    Roger McIntyre

    Amazon is now the big guys on the block. watch out UPS!

  • mbocco83
    mbocco83

    Just think what would happen if EVERYONE did not order from amazon for 1 week to strike for the workers to demand better conditions for the workers. If that would happen at least they would have a little break. Though as people said, warehouse workers in other jobs work just as hard, because Amazon is HUGE.

  • j dunbar
    j dunbar

    At the health of the Amazon employees they do this.

  • BIshop MemeLand
    BIshop MemeLand

    guys amazon sells vape juice

  • Emalie Krieger
    Emalie Krieger

    I never get the package on same day shipping it's always the same as if I got two day shipping. LOL

  • Bryan Flores
    Bryan Flores

    Them robots going to take her job 😂

  • EQ. Goat
    EQ. Goat

    Me: Clicks on one day delivery Amazon: *I AM SPEED*

  • Forever Love
    Forever Love

    I feel that Amazon.com is not being environmentally responsible with the excess of shipment material is being used and the use of Palm oil at Wholefoods supermarkets. When we order something from Amazon.com, we are given only one choice of 2 day shipping. I am appalled in seeing one little item being packaged in big boxes or in double package. The excess of material being wasted and the excess of garbage produced is detrimental to the environment. I would like Amazon to give us the option on shipment of goods we purchase, whether we want the order to be combine in one shipment package or if it is urgent. Whole foods was created in the past with the environment in mind, yet, I don’t think Amazon.com is being pro-environmental since its purchase of Wholefoods. I find chocolate cookies in Wholefoods supermarket made with Palm oil. The rainforest in Asian are being destroyed to produce Palm oil and Orangutans are losing their habitat because of that. Also, see the affect it has on global warming: theicct.org/blog/staff/palm-oil-elephant-greenhouse “The oil palm industry is expanding quickly into tropical rainforest, and increasingly into peat swamp forest. The total land area planted with oil palm in Indonesia and Malaysia, where almost the entire world’s supply of palm oil is grown, has more than doubled since 2000 to nearly 17 million hectares in 2015. This is terrible for orangutans, indigenous peoples, and especially the climate. Besides housing some of the most bio-diverse ecosystems in the world, Indonesia’s forests hold large carbon stocks - but that’s nothing compared to what’s in the soil. One-third of all new oil palm plantations expand onto waterlogged peat soils packed with preserved organic matter accumulated over millennia. When peat soils are drained for oil palm plantations, the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are several times larger than the carbon loss from the forest biomass when averaged over 30 years.”

  • Spidey Whiplash
    Spidey Whiplash

    I've never had Prime & I always choose free 7+ day shipping. I get my packages in 2 days do to their logistics, that are set up so no orders get backed up.

  • Crimson Halo
    Crimson Halo

    This desire for instant gratification means enormous CO2 emissions into the environment. Just because you don't see the dirty diesel fumes or airline exhaust when you click BUY, doesn't mean it's not happening. I'd rather wait for my package, or buy local. My God we've become such spoiled brats as a culture of consumers.

  • Lara O'neal
    Lara O'neal

    They’re service has steadily gone down hill. I have to to the post office to pick up almost everything. I’m using them less and less.

  • It's Private
    It's Private

    Companies used to brag about quality now they brag about 1 day shipping.

  • Cher Jay Lee
    Cher Jay Lee

    I love amazon! Lol

  • Games4Life
    Games4Life

    Amazon in 11 years: instant product to customers

  • SunnyDaysRComing
    SunnyDaysRComing

    aw omg i wanna give that amazon flex guy a hug

  • Tropical Orange
    Tropical Orange

    Amazon is going to become the "Google" of the shopping industry. They sell EVERYTHING.

  • jason
    jason

    I don't get 1 day shipping cuz I'm from Hawaii :((

  • MAKUK64
    MAKUK64

    A man who has built his wealth off the backs of low paid poorly treated workers, check out the news regarding the amazon Echo company making them has been using 16 to 18 year old Chinese students forcing them to work up to 60hrs think about when you click and buy on Amazon this company has destroyed local high streets around the world and put many small owners out of business and all whilst using the most aggressive tax avoidance possible.

  • Pam Janlekha
    Pam Janlekha

    The least human touch point.... That phrase scares me. Robots are more efficient than human and they will eventually replace us.

  • Casey Skates
    Casey Skates

    Amazon 50 years from now: Now introducing .00001 second shipping. No more being impatient and waiting for a whole second

    • Margaret Banda
      Margaret Banda

      Casey Skates 🤣🤣🤣🤣

  • Isaac Aguillon
    Isaac Aguillon

    Amazon in a couple years will teleport your package 😂

  • Abhishek Ray
    Abhishek Ray

    Problem is that our greed is increasing. We are buying way too many things to impress people we don't like. It's not Amazon, we have to take a hard look at ourselves.

  • James Merryman
    James Merryman

    Employees held responsible for being inefficient, I’m shocked

  • Cheryl Smith
    Cheryl Smith

    Keep buying fools so Bezos can wear $500 sandals.

  • Encryptedte
    Encryptedte

    I had Ice tea today and Im fired. If I’d be at Amazon.

  • Chellene Francisco
    Chellene Francisco

    Amazon is setting new standards for men now. Smh 😂

  • S Row
    S Row

    GPS tracking, productivity tracking? Tracked bathroom breaks? Sounds like my job! I only take it becasue they pay me decent. Thats too stressing to work for amazon.

  • Maddie G
    Maddie G

    My mom works every single day as a mail carrier because of Amazon. She doesn't get Sundays off anymore

  • Alex Knight
    Alex Knight

    This sounds more like an advertising piece on amazon rather than a walkthrough of the process

  • Tracy Walker
    Tracy Walker

    My wife gets free stuff all the time. Its random stuff. She doesn't order and the item is in her name. It's totally random stuff that we cant use. She checks her account to see if someone hacked her account and ordered stuff. But no. I get worried Amazon is losing money if they ship free stuff to other people as well. I want Amazon to succeed.

  • MarineHadCake
    MarineHadCake

    All the dislikes are from Walmart Stores

  • Mouse
    Mouse

    So as usual Amazon is shutting down main street causing "flex" drivers to PAY for all the wear & tear on your car All the while driving for THEM so if you cut that cost out of what they are paying in SOME places you might actually make more flipping burgers at the popular burger joint without the stress. This video looks more like an automated sweat shop. & the only reason they have not automated out the last of the human interaction is because it hasn't been developed yet the one guy actually said something along the lines of the least number of human interactions is possible so are they helping or hurting? as soon as they can I'm sure they will automate out any remaining employees and hey you YEA you PAYING that prime membership you are HELPING to put people out of work Amazon is litterally a LAST resort for me I hate them and everything they stand for & I mean REALLY stand for. I appreciate getting customer service and having that personal interaction I would rather see our workforce EMPLOYED! in something more than an automated sweatshop.

  • Ness OKEY
    Ness OKEY

    Sometimes in one day shipping even though you check your package tracker and the truck is nearby they can just say they missed you

  • Spencer Bane
    Spencer Bane

    BOYCOTT AMAZON.

  • Brokersong
    Brokersong

    Amazon Prime does not ship as advertised. It is a bait and switch scheme. They simply change the shipping selection (which you undoubtedly chose NEXT DAY DELIVERY) to show that you chose 2 day or regular shipping method. This is what you call, a FRAUD.

  • d duji
    d duji

    The night shift starts at 2 an ends at 1030 ...

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