In november 2015, beijing century joyo courier services registered with the us government as an ocean shipping provider so what well, beijing century joyo courier services is a subsidiary of none other than amazon and earlier in the year, amazon had already expanded its logistics presence with air transportation and trucking.
News about amazon’s ambitions to launch its own logistics network has slowly leaked out over much of the past year via whispers of drones, planes and ships — and even remarks during amazon.
It’s our transportation & logistics teammates who make that happen, developing processes and working closely with freight and transport companies on a massive scale to ensure that every individual shipment gets where it needs to go, when it needs to be there. At amazon logistics (amzl), our goal is to provide customers with an incredible package delivery experience through the last mile of the order to achieve this goal, we partner with a network of small independent delivery businesses (delivery service providers) and the independent contractor community (amazon flex) to deliver customer orders.
Implications for the logistics industry amazon has made a habit of extending internal services into third-party services if amazon successfully reduces fulfillment and logistics costs in-house, it’s unlikely these services will remain limited to use within amazon as an industry, logistics is ripe for technology-driven disruption. Amazon logistics is when amazon delivers the package themselves ebay does not recognize this as a legitimate shipping company as long as you use this method of shipping your ebay items this is going to happen.
Amazon is on the path to fundamentally changing the way you shop with a few, quiet experiments in logistics yes, delivery logistics, once a staid business, is now the frontline of a tectonic shift that’s taking place everywhere from the united states to europe to china, largely thanks to amazon.