How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping

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  • Published on Jul 15, 2019
  • Prime Day, Amazon's biggest shopping event, is here, and now one-day shipping is the norm for tens of millions of items available during Amazon's Prime Day event, which runs from July 15 to July 16. To succeed at this rapid delivery, Amazon spends tens of billions of dollars every year and employs 250,000 workers in its U.S. warehouses. The process is an incredible challenge, and Amazon has faced criticism about working conditions at every step of the process. Watch the video to see what happens when you buy a Prime-eligible item on Amazon.com.
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    How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping

Comments • 3 916

  • toobglued
    toobglued 9 hours ago

    great, so when i can finally afford to buy my first service van for my business, there won't be a goddamn thing available.

  • Cryptic
    Cryptic 11 hours ago +1

    Just place an order at 11:59pm and set it to 1 day shipping. Works everytime!

  • MYSTERY GOOGLE ACCOUNT
    MYSTERY GOOGLE ACCOUNT 12 hours ago

    Meanwhile all of us still waiting for two day prime shipping to arrive in two days instead of three days to a week later

  • Yeonaah Beasley
    Yeonaah Beasley 12 hours ago

    A perfect example for vertical integration

  • Newbodie
    Newbodie 14 hours ago

    Just for the sake of the workers,

    I'm going to choose the slow shipment option.
    (I am not a cruel customer, I care about the people that work there.)

  • Mr. Ant
    Mr. Ant 15 hours ago

    Same day shipping at 11:59

  • omgassfail
    omgassfail 18 hours ago +1

    www.twitch.tv/jrhobbes

  • Daniel99oslo
    Daniel99oslo 20 hours ago +1

    Last-mile delivery services: Let's increase prices since Amazone have no other choice:=)
    Jeff Bezos: Let me just create Amazon flex. And I will pay 10k to anyone that quits their jobs and starts their own package firm.
    Last-mile delivery services: DEINCREASE PRICES NOW!

  • V K
    V K 23 hours ago

    You guys also should make a video about amazon how they stealing from the 3rd party sellers. How they ruin the people's businesses. How they tell sellers we are not going to disburse your hundreds of thousands dollars for 6-9 months or even most cases they say the will not pay back at all. This is an evil company and most people don't know it.

  • silenafy x
    silenafy x Day ago

    That's cool but they always f up my order and ship it to the wrong place

  • Azrul Tarmizi
    Azrul Tarmizi Day ago +1

    Order today and get it yesterday!

  • Stevens Adventure
    Stevens Adventure 2 days ago

    Do you think that will get so you get your package in 1 hour

  • LemonPickles
    LemonPickles 2 days ago

    thought my smoke alarm was going off

  • stoner27th
    stoner27th 2 days ago

    I wonder how many years to get delivery by Full Auto Piloted Planes.. and that gigantic Auto Warehouse in the sky.. one glitch and it's raining toasters and refrigerators..

  • Yixing Qian
    Yixing Qian 3 days ago

    f

  • Christian Cage
    Christian Cage 3 days ago

    That thumbnail is not an accurate representation of how we feel when we go out there and deliver lol

  • Daniel Naveda
    Daniel Naveda 3 days ago

    I have never payed for Amazon prime and I am not Interested in it

  • sk8queen
    sk8queen 3 days ago

    When I worked in the FedEx hub, the managers would often stand there with clickers and stop watches to record speed.

  • W K
    W K 3 days ago

    UPS dumped Amazon, not the other way around

  • Panda On Steroids
    Panda On Steroids 3 days ago

    It shows the people at the top are not bothered. When someone dies you don't say, "We are investigating to see what happens and plan to improve in the future." How do you not know how someone died?.. This is disappointing.

  • Ben G
    Ben G 3 days ago

    Do Amazon workers know they are just 1 ROBOT AWAY from losing their jobs? Are they going to blame immigrants for losing their jobs to robots?

  • GreenCut Arena
    GreenCut Arena 3 days ago

    Beware of Amazon Subscriptions fraudulent practices. They signed me up and charged my credit card to Amazon music by picking up the word "yes" on Alexa when looking for music on TVclip. I asked customer service why it was so easy to accidentally sign me up and not so easy to cancel in the same manner.
    The Agent said that's the way it was built and hung up.

  • Salma Ahmed
    Salma Ahmed 3 days ago +2

    How amazon delivers one day shipping:
    *Cruelly.*

  • Comrade Irelandball
    Comrade Irelandball 3 days ago +1

    We don't have same day in my country

  • Redeemable
    Redeemable 4 days ago +37

    “If it wasn’t for the robot, I would have to walk”
    10 years later



    “If it wasn’t for the robot, I would have a job”

  • Nikolette Krissoff
    Nikolette Krissoff 4 days ago

    0:26 this man just made things way to complicated

  • Bob Dylan
    Bob Dylan 4 days ago

    Shittiest company to work for in my opinion. They truly treat there warehouse employees like robots. I absolutely hated it

  • Candice Dodd
    Candice Dodd 4 days ago

    I applied to amazon in the past and I’m glad I didn’t go through with it past orientation. They watch every move you make and the bathroom break thing seems absolutely ridiculous to me. People peeing in bottles?! I’m assuming it’s mostly guys who are doing this because women we can barely aim a straight shot in a freakin bottle 😂

  • smc130
    smc130 4 days ago

    Three years ago my dog ran out the front door when I opened it to retrieve my package. The nice fellow in his own car (a woman was with him) ran down the street to catch my dog for me. I was so grateful to him! That was above and beyond customer service.

  • Felicia Boling
    Felicia Boling 5 days ago

    Looking at this video and I'm a prime member I'm very unhappy how they Treat The people that work for them . I don't need my packages in 1or 2 days if Someone can't go to the restroom. I'm rethinking about my prime membership with them.

  • Randumbedit
    Randumbedit 5 days ago

    Welp Amazon Prime its not worth it for me because im in Malaysia tho -- ToT

  • Clay The Trap
    Clay The Trap 5 days ago

    I mean it took me 4 days to get my package so they clearly don’t do it perfectly

  • M 2
    M 2 5 days ago

    Nah They just throw it from the air

  • goran14071 1
    goran14071 1 5 days ago

    They dont hire employes to do the transporation and deliveries, they hire slaves and they pay thr worst possible hourly rates especially the overnight semi trucks they have algoritam to calculate the salary for the slaves
    No one should work for them that slave work

  • Tim Kirwan
    Tim Kirwan 5 days ago

    Funny how I have amazon prime ordered a movie over a month ago and still haven’t received it yet

    • Screenguy3
      Screenguy3 2 days ago

      You have to pay more extortion money for that you only paid the basic Prime subscription the Gold subscription is $10,000 a a year
      and the average time to get the goods is two weeks.

  • Aiden Hernandez
    Aiden Hernandez 5 days ago

    Um I was just thinking about this. I didn’t even say anything

  • kobie droped 81
    kobie droped 81 5 days ago +1

    If it wasn’t for the robot I would have to walk 😂😂😂😂 like a robot can’t take your job

  • Ho Homer
    Ho Homer 5 days ago

    Amazon's move into 1 day shipping is just a rabbit hole. And a vicious cycle. Sure, amazon is able to drive down costs and maybe even make delivery time lower. But what about other competitors? In USA mega corporations appear because of government ignorance. Eventually business consolidation and too big to fail companies will run the politics of USA instead.

  • lxxgn
    lxxgn 5 days ago +1

    Why Jeff Bezos created Amazon:
    To get money and create a new invention to regrow his hair.

  • Dev Guy
    Dev Guy 5 days ago

    Other shipping companies are stupid, they should be focusing on reducing cost while increasing and improving their services.
    i'm a prime member but fack amazon

  • Owen Ronalds
    Owen Ronalds 5 days ago

    Is it just me or does it look hella fun just slide down the conveyor belt 😂

  • Joshua
    Joshua 5 days ago

    Amazon the Rise of the Machines!!!!! John Connor where you at bro we need you now before it's too late! 😂

  • Beetless
    Beetless 5 days ago

    Amazon 2025: Today shipping

  • Jon noods
    Jon noods 6 days ago +1

    Human: So humans are already working for robots? 🙎‍♂️
    Amazon: no 🤖

  • Martha Garnica
    Martha Garnica 6 days ago +1

    See I ain’t rich so I have to wait 3-4weeks ;-;

  • Exquisimagic
    Exquisimagic 6 days ago

    False I bought a prime eligible gaming chair prime shipping was 5-7 days not fast at all. In fact prime no longer guarantees 2 day shipping....

  • Bryan Peralta
    Bryan Peralta 6 days ago +1

    10:38 "bring packages right to your door"
    {Lady walks past her door} 🤦‍♂️

  • r c
    r c 6 days ago

    20 minutes rlly?!? no bye

  • Afrocanuk
    Afrocanuk 6 days ago +1

    Personally I think Amazon is more concerned about the competition than their customers.

  • Quintis
    Quintis 6 days ago +1

    Awesome. Amazon is doing great. love it. Jeff is ruling the world.

  • bruce wayne
    bruce wayne 6 days ago +11

    One day kids will think that the Amazon rain forest was named after the company.

  • Evil Clan
    Evil Clan 7 days ago

    'Your drone has your package and will be dropped at your door in 2 and a half minutes :)'

  • julia
    julia 7 days ago

    lol so what happens when you order at 11:59 pm

  • Chris Vandernaald
    Chris Vandernaald 7 days ago +2

    "Amazon is looking to ease the burden on delivery drivers with it's drone and sidewalk delivery" LMAO... no they trying to save money and put you out of a job.
    Who y'all kidding.

  • dasit
    dasit 7 days ago +16

    There's a difference between safety and wellbeing, they refuse to acknowledge that.

  • Nishant Dalal
    Nishant Dalal 8 days ago

    Woww!! Just woww!!

  • Aralias
    Aralias 8 days ago +2

    Who else is told one day and gets it in two?

    • Robin D.
      Robin D. 3 days ago

      99% of the time I do receive my packages in one day. On a couple of occasions I have received my packages later than the 1 day promised. One was for a new laptop and the other for a pair of 8 lb weights. Whoever delivers always leaves my packages in front of my apartment door and sends me a picture of the delivery. I have never had a package damaged or stolen. I am very satisfied with Amazon delivery.

  • Quentin Magnenat
    Quentin Magnenat 8 days ago +1

    Excuse me what about using the 9 billion to think about the planet instead of changing it from 2 day to 1 day shipping

  • OpenTokix
    OpenTokix 9 days ago

    Could do without the dumb "analyst". Professional guess work and buzzword generator.

  • ARA VEGA
    ARA VEGA 9 days ago +2

    Really my package got lost the last time I purchase something on Amazon great for one day shipping huh!