How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping

  • Published: 15 July 2019
  • 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

Comments • 3 843

  • Quintis
    Quintis  15 minutes back

    Awesome. Amazon is doing great. love it. Jeff is ruling the world.

    • bruce wayne
      bruce wayne  17 minutes back

      One day kids will think that the Amazon rain forest was named after the company.

      • Evil Clan
        Evil Clan  8 hours back

        'Your drone has your package and will be dropped at your door in 2 and a half minutes :)'

        • julia
          julia  13 hours back

          lol so what happens when you order at 11:59 pm

          • Chris Vandernaald
            Chris Vandernaald  19 hours back

            "Amazon is looking to ease the burden on delivery drivers with it's drone and sidewalk delivery" LMAO... no they trying to save money and put you out of a job.
            Who y'all kidding.

            • Chris Vandernaald
              Chris Vandernaald  19 hours back

              I cancelled my prime a few years ago.. I didn't use it all the time and sometime's it just easier to go somewhere local. Many retailers are pretty much price matching Amazon now.

              • Lazarus Douvos
                Lazarus Douvos  19 hours back

                they are destroying the plant

                • dasit
                  dasit  22 hours back

                  There's a difference between safety and wellbeing, they refuse to acknowledge that.

                  • Nishant Dalal
                    Nishant Dalal  1 days back

                    Woww!! Just woww!!

                    • Aralias
                      Aralias  2 days back

                      Who else is told one day and gets it in two?

                      • Quentin Magnenat
                        Quentin Magnenat  2 days back

                        Excuse me what about using the 9 billion to think about the planet instead of changing it from 2 day to 1 day shipping

                        • Noonbaja
                          Noonbaja  2 days back

                          I really hope ebay, walmart kicks amazon in the ass in the short run

                          • OpenTokix
                            OpenTokix  2 days back

                            Could do without the dumb "analyst". Professional guess work and buzzword generator.

                            • ARA VEGA
                              ARA VEGA  2 days back

                              Really my package got lost the last time I purchase something on Amazon great for one day shipping huh!

                              • Chandra Kumar
                                Chandra Kumar  2 days back

                                i came here to watch and learn how Amazon actually delivers items within one-day shipping... what the video is all about is, how bad Amazon treats their employees...

                                • Beep Boop
                                  Beep Boop  2 days back

                                  Amazon shipping has become so effective, they’ve cut most shipment dates for my packages from 1-2 days shipping

                                  • ace iimov
                                    ace iimov  2 days back

                                    I stayed up all night doing some uni research, before going to bed I placed an order for 2 items on amazon worth about £300. all three items arrived before I woke up. And this was on black friday

                                    • Jane S
                                      Jane S  2 days back

                                      The key to Amazon’s success are the Robots 🤖🤖🤖

                                      • Number1HockeyPlaya
                                        Number1HockeyPlaya  3 days back

                                        Standard shipping speed? What? Not for me bruh.

                                        • Parkman29
                                          Parkman29  3 days back

                                          ups is the same thing as the united postal service

                                          • J Mulkum
                                            J Mulkum  16 hours back

                                            UPS is a company. The mail is USPS (United States Postal Service).

                                        • olivr lay
                                          olivr lay  3 days back

                                          Pretty much amazon will one day take over earth.

                                          • TheMarioBrothers
                                            TheMarioBrothers  3 days back

                                            does anyone else notice how fast that guy made that box 5:34

                                            • After Asteroid Survivor

                                              I think eBay might start doing something similar to Amazon. 🤔

                                              • x BLACK OCEAN x
                                                x BLACK OCEAN x  3 days back

                                                Robots are taking peoples jobs...
                                                boycott self check out and Tesla

                                                • Cantara Bella
                                                  Cantara Bella  3 days back

                                                  Pushing workers to the point of thousands of injuries is also another reason. Thousands of injuries. But yes, all these other reasons as well.

                                                  • Gta5Vids
                                                    Gta5Vids  3 days back

                                                    Unreal I ordered 1 day 2 times recently and the one packed was 3 days late and the second one took 3 days to ship and it's still not at my house.....unreal I just did a chargeback for my recent purchase

                                                    • Dave Bostaine
                                                      Dave Bostaine  3 days back

                                                      bezos is trying to replicate Stalin’s 5 year plan in perpetuity through his efficient productivity

                                                      • Blazerows
                                                        Blazerows  3 days back

                                                        I don’t care how long my products take to get to me as long as they do.

                                                        • AngeredFox
                                                          AngeredFox  3 days back

                                                          10:28 "Drones that can react to flailing hands and screaming voices". Never has a single sentence been more terrifying.

                                                          • oswaldo miranda
                                                            oswaldo miranda  4 days back

                                                            Everybody complaining about working condition but there wont be any working condition once amazon gets more and more automated lol. Then they gonna wish for those working conditions 🤷🏽‍♂️

                                                            • Aj Baptista
                                                              Aj Baptista  4 days back

                                                              Guys it takes me 2 days with prime
                                                              That’s good for you where I live

                                                              • surya mech
                                                                surya mech  4 days back

                                                                10:53 peter Parker! 💕🔥

                                                                • jj
                                                                  jj  4 days back

                                                                  The process is cool but for the most part I would still rather get it from a physical store if I can. 1 day shipping is still not instant like it is when you go to a physical store. Plus, Prime is more money than I want to spend because I don't buy enough stuff from Amazon for it to make sense. Then the question is if you return an item, is that 1 day shipping too and then if you're getting a different size in a shirt or something, is that 1 other day back to your house?

                                                                  With working conditions, it sounds what I hear about Walmart or kinda like my experience at IRS. At IRS, you have to keep up with crazy metrics. So I got another job thankfully. We all have the options of other jobs. It's not always easy when you're starting out but you definately have other options available out there.

                                                                  • douglas byron Smotherman

                                                                    I will never work for Amazon there's a lot of the other people that are loud disgruntled workers that have lawsuits against Amazon people got hurt and they got they got fired and they were weren't allowed to get surgery in things they're being sued for it they're evil company I would never work for them f*** Amazon I would buy for them and I would never work for them

                                                                    • Nicholas Pipitone
                                                                      Nicholas Pipitone  4 days back

                                                                      It frustrates me every single time it says free. Even the newslady said "rolls out free shipping". It's so stupid, shipping is not free, you have to pay for it one way or another. All that matters is whether or not they tell you "+$7" or whether they just include the $7 within the price itself.

                                                                      • lock heart
                                                                        lock heart  4 days back

                                                                        I can't imagine Amazon ever going out of business unless it was over some sort of law suit.

                                                                        • meow Luna
                                                                          meow Luna  4 days back

                                                                          Simeon siegel is a handsome man !

                                                                          • Mario Hinke
                                                                            Mario Hinke  4 days back

                                                                            Empty break room!🤔

                                                                            • ferdinand he
                                                                              ferdinand he  4 days back

                                                                              USPS are the worst shipping company ever, I lost 20% of the item i was purchase in past 3 yrs because usps

                                                                              • ferdinand he
                                                                                ferdinand he  4 days back

                                                                                Actually all you need to know is to payment for your AMZN prime each month.

                                                                                • paul youngblood
                                                                                  paul youngblood  4 days back

                                                                                  Abusing workers like no one else. Thanks Jeff

                                                                                  • Phead128
                                                                                    Phead128  4 days back

                                                                                    so much wasted cardboard and plastics. :(

                                                                                    • Lucaaah
                                                                                      Lucaaah  1 days back

                                                                                      Phead128 what else do you want to do, that’s the only option

                                                                                  • Matthew Li
                                                                                    Matthew Li  4 days back

                                                                                    A company don't value their employees enough yet still thrive. I wonder what happen to this world? everything is capital oriented

                                                                                    • Thelion
                                                                                      Thelion  4 days back

                                                                                      Crazy horrific increasing pressure in a society insisting on instant gratification is a sure recipe for disaster for that entire society.

                                                                                      • Job Lodders
                                                                                        Job Lodders  4 days back

                                                                                        America is like so big that this is hard I live in the Netherlands and one day shipping is the standard here, even ordering on sunday you get it on monday and lots of websites even have same day shipping if you order earlier than like 9-10 in the morning

                                                                                        • thisduderockz
                                                                                          thisduderockz  5 days back

                                                                                          Yes Dave Clark, those wrist bands are definitely so big brother can track productivity. I wouldn't be surprised if you're tracking heart rate and/or blood pressure as well, so you can fire an employee before they need to take a medical or disability leave on amazon's dime.

                                                                                          • Wabbs
                                                                                            Wabbs  5 days back

                                                                                            Orders at 11:59 PM

                                                                                            • Helenbaira Ya
                                                                                              Helenbaira Ya  5 days back

                                                                                              Be conscious and distribute your expenses evenly. Don’t spend your $$ on Amazon.