Everything indicates that it is a question of getting more orders.
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Smartphones appeared on the outskirts of Chicago.
Outsourced employees hang up the phone and link it to their personal cell phones for more efficient deliveries.
Why are the delivery men Amazon Have they started hanging their cell phones in the trees? As reported BloombergThey do it to get more business and thereby beat their competitors.
This phenomenon has been observed near Amazon stations and Whole Foods stores on the outskirts of Chicago. Outsourced employees hang up the phone and link it to their personal cell phones for more efficient deliveries. An employee outsourced by Amazon is paid for the trip.
In accordance with BloombergThe system places the orders on the device that is closest to the store. Delivery drivers receive the warning Amazon Flex, an application that allows them to make deliveries in their own vehicles.
All of this may be a result of the economic chaos caused by COVID-19 in the United States as a result of rising unemployment or the fact that people have made fewer trips in taxis or services like Uber, drivers, and others looking for you alternatives to generate additional income.