AMAZON IS MAKING ITS OWN CONTAINERS AND BYPASSING SUPPLY CHAIN CHAOS WITH CHARTERED SHIPS AND LONG-HAUL PLANES
Amazon has been quietly chartering private cargo ships, making its own containers, and leasing planes to better control the complicated shipping journey of an online order. Amazon has seen a 14% rise in out-of-stock items and an average price increase of 25% since January 2021. Amazon is shipping 72% of its own packages, up from less than 47% in 2019 according to SJ Consulting Group.
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