02 Aug '17, 11am

Amazon is calling an Uber for Prime Now orders in Singapore - CNET

To cope with overwhelming demand in Singapore, Amazon is getting more drivers to help deliver goods. Ben Fox Rubin/CNET Amazon 's Prime Now launched in Singapore last week, and the demand has been tremendous. Maybe a little too tremendous. To make good on its two-hour delivery promise to every customer, Amazon is roping in cabbies and private-hire car drivers to make deliveries, Singaporean publication Today reported Tuesday . Launched in the US in 2014 , Amazon Prime Now has expanded to eight countries across Asia, Europe and the UK. The service boasts speedy deliveries (under two hours) and tens of thousands of items are listed on its platform. The Prime Now facility in Singapore, unveiled at its launch on Thursday , is the largest in the world. Related stories Amazon suspends sales of Blu phones due to privacy concerns Amazon wants to hire you, and 49,999 others, to pac...

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