Amazon Logistics and Delivery Services Explained

Source: Ridester Published: January 2019

Source: Ridester
Published: January 2019

Amazon Logistics and Delivery Services Explained

Circulated: May 8, 2019

  • AMZL: Amazon Logistics, goal = last mile package delivery

  • Amazon Flex: independent contractor community

  • Delivery Service Providers: small independent delivery businesses

  • Prime Now: ultrafast 1-hour paid, 2-hour free delivery (+ tip)

  • AmazonFresh: grocery delivery ($14.95/month) or buy-online pick-up by car service (free). Competes with: Kroger Delivery

  • Amazon Restaurants: food delivery service where Flex drivers are the delivery network. Competes with: UberEats, Postmates, DoorDash

  • AMXL: Amazon extra-large delivery service (e.g., TV, furniture, mattress) to deliver, unpack, assemble, install, and haul away old items