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Check Out Amazon Canada’s New Corporate Office Space in Toronto [PICS]

Amazon Canada’s new corporate office space at 18 York Street, YYZ18, is the newest addition to the company's Toronto Tech Hub office locations, with 130,000 square feet across 5 floors of collaborative office space. Recently, Amazon held a media tour showcasing its new office space. The Toronto Tech Hub features three permanent office locations in...

Amazon Canada’s Free Prime 1-Day Delivery No Longer Needs $25 Purchase

There is no longer a $25 minimum purchase required to get Amazon’s Prime Free One-Day delivery in Canada, announced the company on Thursday. Amazon says “millions of Prime members” have already enjoyed the change, which now applies on items sold by Amazon and by small businesses across the country. "Since launching Canada's Prime program in 2013, we...

Amazon Canada 2021 Labour Day Sale: Here’s What’s on Discount

Not sure what to do on a long weekend and you’re staying indoors? You may as well start shopping online then right? Because right now Amazon Canada has launched a Labour Day sale, offering savings on Amazon devices and more. Check out what’s on sale below… Echo Various Echo, Echo Dot, Echo Show, Echo Auto...

Amazon Canada to Create Over 2,000 New Jobs in British Columbia

As part of its continued investment in British Columbia and Metro Vancouver, Amazon Canada has today announced its plans to create more than 2,000 new jobs through an expansion that includes five new buildings i.e. a fulfilment centre, sortation centre, and three delivery stations. Amazon currently employs more than 5,500 full- and part-time employees in operations,...

Competition Bureau Investigating Amazon’s Conduct on its Canadian Marketplace

Canada’s Competition Bureau is conducting an investigation on whether Amazon is engaging in conduct on its Canadian marketplace Amazon.ca that is impacting competition and for that matter, it is also seeking input from market participants. The Bureau says that its investigation is ongoing and there is no conclusion of wrongdoing at this time. The investigation is being conducted...

Amazon Canada Now Powered by Mastercard Tokens to Protect Your Credit Card

Amazon Canada has today revealed that it has begun using Mastercard’s tokenization technology to ensure the cards consumers store on file stay seamlessly up to date. Amazon customers in 11 other countries across North America, Latin America, Middle East, and Europe will also have their stored card credentials tokenized. By replacing a consumer’s physical card...

Amazon Canada Promo: Sign into iOS App for First Time, Get $5 Free

If you haven’t signed into the Amazon iOS (or Android) app before, now’s the time to do it, as a promo is currently offering $5 in credits on future purchases. You’ll receive a code for $5 CAD off a future purchase on Amazon.ca of $5.01 or more within the first 7 days after you first...

Amazon Canada Fined $1.1 Million by Competition Bureau Over Pricing Practices

Amazon Canada has been fined $1 million by the Competition Bureau, as part of a settlement regarding the online retail giant’s pricing practices in this country. According to the Bureau, Amazon “often compared its prices to a regular price—or “list price”—signaling attractive savings for consumers,” but after an investigation, the conclusion was Amazon had “relied...

Amazon Canada Marketplace Sellers Hit Record $1 Billion in Sales in 2016

Amazon has revealed details of its Marketplace sellers program in 2016, which allows third party vendors to have their goods “fulfilled by Amazon” and reach the latter’s millions of customers. The retailer shared details with iPhone in Canada, noting Marketplace sellers in Canada reached a record $1 billion in sales in 2016, with $350 million...