- Amazon plans to change its Prime delivery standard to one-day shipping.
- Online, some customers have welcomed the news.
- Others have expressed doubts about Amazon’s plans.
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Amazon is slicing its Prime delivery standard in half, prioritizing one-day delivery for subscribers.
Amazon’s CFO, Brian Olsavsky, told investors in a Thursday earnings call that the online retail giant would spend $800 million on this new initiative in the coming quarter.
But some online are reacting to the news with uncertainty and skepticism. Business Insider scoured the web to get a better sense of what consumers think of Amazon’s new strategy.
Some people reacted positively to the news about one-day shipping.
“Thank you, Amazon, for constantly supporting my procrastination,” one Facebook user wrote.
Numerous comments indicated that some people already received Prime orders within a day.
“I’ve been getting a lot of one day shipping and it shocks me every time,”…