The retailer’s comparable sales rose at a slower pace than earlier in the coronavirus pandemic even as shoppers continued to buy up food and cleaning supplies and the company pushed early holiday deals.36

Amazon Launches Online Pharmacy said customers can buy prescription medications through a new store on its platform, a move that weighed on shares of drugstore chains and drug distributors.110

All Those Used Delivery Boxes Are a Hot Commodity

A surge in food and package deliveries during the pandemic is recharging the U.S. market for recycled paper and cardboard, two years after it collapsed when China tightened its import standards on waste paper.