Retail Sector

FTC investigating allegations of Amazon’s deceptive discounting

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has confirmed that it has launched an investigation into allegations of tech giant Amazon’s misleading pricing discounts.

Amazon offers 27 percent premium for Whole Foods Market

Online retailer Amazon has offered $42 per share for Whole Foods Market.

Wal-Mart to transition to 100% cage-free egg supply by 2025

Bigwig US grocer Wal-Mart Stores Inc. has revealed in a Tuesday announcement that it has efforts underway to phase out the sale of eggs from caged hens, at US Wal-Mart and Sam's Club stores, by the year 2025.

The announcement underscores Wal-Mart's commitment to supply 100% cage-free eggs by the mentioned timeline.

Amazon’s Study Shows Its Female Workers get Equal Pay as Men Working with the Company

In recent years, gender gap in pay has been a hot topic of discussion. On Wednesday, Amazon. com Inc said its female employees are paid equally as their male counterparts. The results which came from a recent survey were disclosed under pressure from an activist shareholder Arjuna Capital, the activist arm of investment firm Baldwin Brothers Inc.