How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping

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
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How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping




  • If they can't deliver in 1 day (like in my case), why not just be honest. Just say it could be delivered in a day, but it may take two. And let the customer know if you can't have it delivered. A simple email will do. I'm still waiting on my one-day package.

    Martin PMartin P7 saatler önce
  • I never purchase anything from Amazon.....and after seeing this documentary I am glad!

    Ms. YEAMs. YEA17 saatler önce
  • 8:45 says requirements for flex is a midsize sedan, then shows a honda civic in the flex line

    Francisco VelazquezFrancisco VelazquezGün önce
  • It went from a good video to an attack against a good company and smart people. If the employees dont like their job then why dont they quit?? "Well because i can't find another job and amazon offers a,b and c". Exactly! These people are just typical self-indulged whiners... They have tried to ruin anything productive that is better than they are since the industrial revolution... Its so annoying.

    Chance StoreyChance StoreyGün önce
  • Like that guy said Amazon has completely changed the game at the expense of their workers

    Sokoya AbdulazeezSokoya Abdulazeez2 gün önce
  • how much cardboard does amazon use a day? 🤔🤔

    Misty GerkinMisty Gerkin2 gün önce
  • Amazon is literally building their own airports and hiring their own ATC and everything to operate one. That is a prime example of vertical integration.

    Jake RosendahlJake Rosendahl2 gün önce
  • Why do they leave the package by the door in the US? Just it seems to be such a problem that people get their packages stolen.

    stimpen12stimpen122 gün önce
  • 5:45 Amazon included its human robots in the count :P

    imabee ASMRimabee ASMR2 gün önce
  • What happens you choose same day delivery on 11:59 pm

    Francis VillagonzaloFrancis Villagonzalo3 gün önce
    • Amazon teleports it to your mailbox

      Alexander CravenAlexander CravenGün önce
    • I was thinking that lol😂😂😂

      xX_Trell_XxxX_Trell_Xx2 gün önce
  • Cry babys Amazon is too big and strong

    RAYMOND PalmerRAYMOND Palmer3 gün önce
  • I bet they won’t use scout in the hood. Lol

    Jose TorresJose Torres3 gün önce
  • I call them Scamazon because I’m always getting scammed by marketplace resellers. Amazon is turning into Ali express and is flooded with cheap Chinese crap. Ever notice when you see the same cheap Chinese electronics with the same stock photos but a different company name on it?

    thatsrightjaythatsrightjay3 gün önce
  • thats too long. i want it now. now damn it.

    Tom NguyenTom Nguyen3 gün önce
  • The thing that delivered packaes are put next to your door is juz bizzare... I could not imagine anything like this... This is one thing I hate about America...

    DragonbreakDragonbreak3 gün önce
  • Amazon and them flying cars tho

    Garrett MerrillGarrett Merrill4 gün önce
  • Jeff Bezos is literally swimming in cash, but I´m not mad at it cause I love amazon!

    Cute ReneeCute Renee4 gün önce
  • Reptilians don’t care about costs cause $ isn’t real

    Mit MorjMit Morj4 gün önce
  • I want to love Amazon, but am deeply disturbed by worker conditions. They must do more to ease the worker conditions.

    Paul AndersonPaul Anderson5 gün önce
  • I so love how amazon didn’t disclose too much information about how and why they get things done the way they do 👍🏾

    theresa lewistheresa lewis5 gün önce
  • bezos looks more and more like Lex Luther.

    jcontradictionjcontradiction5 gün önce
  • Who would want to work for them? Not me!

    Josef HolzerJosef Holzer5 gün önce
  • I really don't care how it's done, just give me my order quickly!!!!!

    Prissea&SophisticatedPrissea&Sophisticated5 gün önce
  • Wow. I will NEVER buy ANYTHING from Amazon. Even if it is the last retailer/webshop on the planet.

    doubstercomdoubstercom6 gün önce
  • malls, plazas and shops in the United States are quiet

    Dedy zeeDedy zee6 gün önce
  • How their executives and then you'll know 🤭

    amare 2308amare 23086 gün önce
  • An Amazon Air Jet crashed into a bay near my childhood hometown.

    Dave OtuwaDave Otuwa6 gün önce
    • tryin' 2 land onto Galveston

      Dave OtuwaDave Otuwa6 gün önce
  • I just had a preview of my Amazon employment today!

    Dave OtuwaDave Otuwa6 gün önce
  • Skynet Anyone?!?!?!?!

    Paul EwingPaul Ewing6 gün önce
  • I appreciate the fast delivery because, like a lot people, I don't like to wait.

    StellaRStellaR6 gün önce
  • USA air line shippment:above 21kg:2.5USD/KG

    YM PawmYM Pawm7 gün önce
  • My boy repping the soccer peak shirt at 5:38 I was hyped getting mine

    Marc CramMarc Cram7 gün önce
  • my moms was a flex driver and she said its was legit one of the easiest jobs she has ever had XD

    tay qwadtay qwad7 gün önce
  • Their process to pack and ship products is absolutely amazing!

    Roger McIntyreRoger McIntyre7 gün önce
  • Amazon is now the big guys on the block. watch out UPS!

    Roger McIntyreRoger McIntyre7 gün önce
  • Just think what would happen if EVERYONE did not order from amazon for 1 week to strike for the workers to demand better conditions for the workers. If that would happen at least they would have a little break. Though as people said, warehouse workers in other jobs work just as hard, because Amazon is HUGE.

    mbocco83mbocco837 gün önce
  • At the health of the Amazon employees they do this.

    j dunbarj dunbar7 gün önce
  • guys amazon sells vape juice

    BIshop MemeLandBIshop MemeLand8 gün önce
  • I never get the package on same day shipping it's always the same as if I got two day shipping. LOL

    Emalie KriegerEmalie Krieger8 gün önce
  • Them robots going to take her job 😂

    Bryan FloresBryan Flores8 gün önce
  • Me: Clicks on one day delivery Amazon: *I AM SPEED*

    EQ. GoatEQ. Goat8 gün önce
  • I feel that is not being environmentally responsible with the excess of shipment material is being used and the use of Palm oil at Wholefoods supermarkets. When we order something from, we are given only one choice of 2 day shipping. I am appalled in seeing one little item being packaged in big boxes or in double package. The excess of material being wasted and the excess of garbage produced is detrimental to the environment. I would like Amazon to give us the option on shipment of goods we purchase, whether we want the order to be combine in one shipment package or if it is urgent. Whole foods was created in the past with the environment in mind, yet, I don’t think is being pro-environmental since its purchase of Wholefoods. I find chocolate cookies in Wholefoods supermarket made with Palm oil. The rainforest in Asian are being destroyed to produce Palm oil and Orangutans are losing their habitat because of that. Also, see the affect it has on global warming: “The oil palm industry is expanding quickly into tropical rainforest, and increasingly into peat swamp forest. The total land area planted with oil palm in Indonesia and Malaysia, where almost the entire world’s supply of palm oil is grown, has more than doubled since 2000 to nearly 17 million hectares in 2015. This is terrible for orangutans, indigenous peoples, and especially the climate. Besides housing some of the most bio-diverse ecosystems in the world, Indonesia’s forests hold large carbon stocks - but that’s nothing compared to what’s in the soil. One-third of all new oil palm plantations expand onto waterlogged peat soils packed with preserved organic matter accumulated over millennia. When peat soils are drained for oil palm plantations, the greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are several times larger than the carbon loss from the forest biomass when averaged over 30 years.”

    Forever LoveForever Love8 gün önce
  • I've never had Prime & I always choose free 7+ day shipping. I get my packages in 2 days do to their logistics, that are set up so no orders get backed up.

    Spidey WhiplashSpidey Whiplash8 gün önce
  • This desire for instant gratification means enormous CO2 emissions into the environment. Just because you don't see the dirty diesel fumes or airline exhaust when you click BUY, doesn't mean it's not happening. I'd rather wait for my package, or buy local. My God we've become such spoiled brats as a culture of consumers.

    Crimson HaloCrimson Halo8 gün önce
  • They’re service has steadily gone down hill. I have to to the post office to pick up almost everything. I’m using them less and less.

    Lara O'nealLara O'neal8 gün önce
  • Companies used to brag about quality now they brag about 1 day shipping.

    It's PrivateIt's Private8 gün önce
  • I love amazon! Lol

    Cher Jay LeeCher Jay Lee9 gün önce
  • Amazon in 11 years: instant product to customers

    Games4LifeGames4Life9 gün önce
  • aw omg i wanna give that amazon flex guy a hug

    SunnyDaysRComingSunnyDaysRComing9 gün önce
  • Amazon is going to become the "Google" of the shopping industry. They sell EVERYTHING.

    Tropical OrangeTropical Orange9 gün önce
  • I don't get 1 day shipping cuz I'm from Hawaii :((

    jasonjason9 gün önce
  • A man who has built his wealth off the backs of low paid poorly treated workers, check out the news regarding the amazon Echo company making them has been using 16 to 18 year old Chinese students forcing them to work up to 60hrs think about when you click and buy on Amazon this company has destroyed local high streets around the world and put many small owners out of business and all whilst using the most aggressive tax avoidance possible.

    MAKUK64MAKUK649 gün önce
  • The least human touch point.... That phrase scares me. Robots are more efficient than human and they will eventually replace us.

    Pam JanlekhaPam Janlekha9 gün önce
  • Amazon 50 years from now: Now introducing .00001 second shipping. No more being impatient and waiting for a whole second

    Casey SkatesCasey Skates10 gün önce
    • Casey Skates 🤣🤣🤣🤣

      Margaret BandaMargaret Banda9 gün önce
  • Amazon in a couple years will teleport your package 😂

    Isaac AguillonIsaac Aguillon10 gün önce
  • Problem is that our greed is increasing. We are buying way too many things to impress people we don't like. It's not Amazon, we have to take a hard look at ourselves.

    Abhishek RayAbhishek Ray10 gün önce
  • Employees held responsible for being inefficient, I’m shocked

    James MerrymanJames Merryman10 gün önce
  • Keep buying fools so Bezos can wear $500 sandals.

    Cheryl SmithCheryl Smith10 gün önce
  • I had Ice tea today and Im fired. If I’d be at Amazon.

    EncryptedteEncryptedte10 gün önce
  • Amazon is setting new standards for men now. Smh 😂

    Chellene FranciscoChellene Francisco10 gün önce
  • GPS tracking, productivity tracking? Tracked bathroom breaks? Sounds like my job! I only take it becasue they pay me decent. Thats too stressing to work for amazon.

    S RowS Row10 gün önce
  • My mom works every single day as a mail carrier because of Amazon. She doesn't get Sundays off anymore

    Maddie GMaddie G10 gün önce
  • This sounds more like an advertising piece on amazon rather than a walkthrough of the process

    Alex KnightAlex Knight10 gün önce
  • My wife gets free stuff all the time. Its random stuff. She doesn't order and the item is in her name. It's totally random stuff that we cant use. She checks her account to see if someone hacked her account and ordered stuff. But no. I get worried Amazon is losing money if they ship free stuff to other people as well. I want Amazon to succeed.

    Tracy WalkerTracy Walker10 gün önce
  • All the dislikes are from Walmart Stores

    MarineHadCakeMarineHadCake10 gün önce
  • So as usual Amazon is shutting down main street causing "flex" drivers to PAY for all the wear & tear on your car All the while driving for THEM so if you cut that cost out of what they are paying in SOME places you might actually make more flipping burgers at the popular burger joint without the stress. This video looks more like an automated sweat shop. & the only reason they have not automated out the last of the human interaction is because it hasn't been developed yet the one guy actually said something along the lines of the least number of human interactions is possible so are they helping or hurting? as soon as they can I'm sure they will automate out any remaining employees and hey you YEA you PAYING that prime membership you are HELPING to put people out of work Amazon is litterally a LAST resort for me I hate them and everything they stand for & I mean REALLY stand for. I appreciate getting customer service and having that personal interaction I would rather see our workforce EMPLOYED! in something more than an automated sweatshop.

    MouseMouse10 gün önce
  • Sometimes in one day shipping even though you check your package tracker and the truck is nearby they can just say they missed you

    Ness OKEYNess OKEY10 gün önce

    Spencer BaneSpencer Bane10 gün önce
  • Amazon Prime does not ship as advertised. It is a bait and switch scheme. They simply change the shipping selection (which you undoubtedly chose NEXT DAY DELIVERY) to show that you chose 2 day or regular shipping method. This is what you call, a FRAUD.

    BrokersongBrokersong10 gün önce
  • The night shift starts at 2 an ends at 1030 ...

    d dujid duji10 gün önce
How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping