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Technology

Wall Street Unfazed by Amazon CEO Transition

Shares jumped on Tuesday, as Jeff Bezos handed the keys to new CEO Andy Jassy for his first day as chief.

clock July 6, 2021Adriana Lee

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Human Resources

Jeff Bezos Promises to do ‘Better Job’ for Amazon Workers

The Amazon founder used his final shareholder letter as CEO to set some priorities for the future.

clock April 15, 2021Evan Clark

Photo by: Dennis Van Tine/STAR MAX/IPx 2/2/21 Jeff Bezos will step down as CEO of Amazon in the thrid quarter of this year. STAR MAX File Photo: 12/14/17 Jeff Bezos at the premiere of 'The Post' in Washington DC.

Technology

Amazon Earnings: Bezos Goes Out On a High

Jeff Bezos announces his departure as CEO, just as the company reports record fourth-quarter revenue of $125.56 billion over the holidays.

clock February 2, 2021Adriana Lee

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Technology

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos Steps Down as CEO

Bezos to move into role as executive chair of Amazon board in the third quarter. Amazon Web Services CEO Andy Jassy to step in as new CEO.

clock February 2, 2021Adriana Lee

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Fashion Features

These 20 People Shaped Fashion in 2020

Aurora James, Kim Jones and Marine Serre are among personalities who stood out in a turbulent year.

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**FILE PHOTO** Former Zappos CEO Tony Hsieh, Has Passed Away at 46. LAS VEGAS, NV - November 17: Tony Hsieh at Las vegas Rock n Rol Marathon in Las Vegas, Nevada. Credit: Erik Kabik Photography/MediaPunch. /IPX

Fashion Scoops

Investigation Into House Fire That Led to Death of Tony Hsieh Remains ‘Active’

Fire marshal and police officials in New London, Conn., continue to investigate the Nov. 18 fire.

clock November 30, 2020Rosemary Feitelberg

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Government and Trade

Political Contributions: Fashion’s Heavy Hitters Support Candidates With Cash

Designers and celebrities tend to swing blue, while retail executives are more likely to lean right. 

clock October 6, 2020Kellie Ell

Amazon's chief executive officer Jeff Bezos.

Media

Jeff Bezos, Walmart Heirs See Fortunes Rise Amid the Pandemic

Forbes has ranked the 400 wealthiest Americans based on stock prices and exchange rates.

clock September 8, 2020Kathryn Hopkins

Amazon's chief executive officer Jeff Bezos.

Technology

Coronavirus Scuttles Amazon Prime Day

Amazon’s peak sales day will be postponed to later in the year, the e-commerce giant announced Tuesday.

clock July 21, 2020Adriana Lee

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Government and Trade

Amazon Tells Senators It’s Taking ‘Extreme’ Worker Safety Measures

Admitting getting supplies for workers has been “challenging,” Amazon said it’s doing what it can to protect workers from the coronavirus.

clock April 17, 2020Kali Hays

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Retail

Jeff Bezos Pressured by Senators Over Amazon Worker Conditions, Firing

Bezos is expected to answer by next week a host of pointed questions around worker treatment amid the coronavirus.

clock April 8, 2020Kali Hays

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos speaks at the the Amazon re:MARS convention, in Las VegasAmazon Bezos, Las Vegas, USA - 06 Jun 2019

Media

Jeff Bezos Remains the World’s Richest Man Despite Costly Divorce

LVMH’s Bernard Arnault ranked third in Forbes’ 34th annual list of global billionaires.

clock April 8, 2020Kathryn Hopkins

Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos speaks at the the Amazon re:MARS convention, in Las VegasAmazon Bezos, Las Vegas, USA - 06 Jun 2019

Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Jeff Bezos — Paragon of Consistency

The mogul’s Amazon warehouse workers are essential — as long as they don’t complain about unsafe conditions.

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Fashion Features

Bridget Foley’s Diary: Rich People, Do the Right Thing

People need what Walmart sells. Nobody needs Dior, Prada or Chanel. So close up shop for a while, please.

clock March 16, 2020Bridget Foley

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Financial

Arnault Takes Shot at Amazon — and Others — Over Fakes

Fresh off another year of record sales, LVMH chief Bernard Arnault could deal a blow to Amazon’s luxury ambitions.

clock January 28, 2020Joelle Diderich

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Justin Bieber Is Balenciaga's Latest Campaign Star

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