Amazon Expanding Service With Cargo Jets

Amazon.com is negotiating to lease 20 Boeing 767 jets for its own air-delivery



service, cargo-industry executives have told The Seattle Times.

The online retail giant wants to build out its own cargo operations to avoid delays from carriers such as United Parcel Service, which have struggled to keep up with the rapid growth of e-commerce.

“Amazon is pretty fed up with the third-party carriers being a bottleneck to their growth,” Robert W. Baird & Co. analyst Colin Sebastian said.

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