How Amazon Delivers On One-Day Shipping

  • Published on Jul 15, 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 • 3 855

  • Beetless
    Beetless 3 hours ago

    Amazon 2025: Today shipping

  • Jon noods
    Jon noods 6 hours ago

    Human: So humans are already working for robots? 🙎‍♂️
    Amazon: no 🤖

  • Martha Garnica
    Martha Garnica 14 hours ago +1

    See I ain’t rich so I have to wait 3-4weeks ;-;

  • Exquisimagic
    Exquisimagic 16 hours ago

    False I bought a prime eligible gaming chair prime shipping was 5-7 days not fast at all. In fact prime no longer guarantees 2 day shipping....

  • Bryan Peralta
    Bryan Peralta 17 hours ago +1

    10:38 "bring packages right to your door"
    {Lady walks past her door} 🤦‍♂️

  • r c
    r c 17 hours ago

    20 minutes rlly?!? no bye

  • Afrocanuk
    Afrocanuk 23 hours ago

    Personally I think Amazon is more concerned about the competition than their customers.

  • Quintis
    Quintis 23 hours ago

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

  • bruce wayne
    bruce wayne 23 hours ago

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

  • Evil Clan
    Evil Clan Day ago

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

  • julia
    julia Day ago

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

  • Chris Vandernaald
    Chris Vandernaald Day ago +1

    "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.

  • Lazarus Douvos
    Lazarus Douvos Day ago

    they are destroying the plant

  • dasit
    dasit Day ago +3

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

  • Nishant Dalal
    Nishant Dalal 2 days ago

    Woww!! Just woww!!

  • Aralias
    Aralias 2 days ago +2

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

  • Quentin Magnenat
    Quentin Magnenat 3 days ago +1

    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 3 days ago +1

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

  • OpenTokix
    OpenTokix 3 days ago

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

    ARA VEGA 3 days ago +2

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

  • Chandra Kumar
    Chandra Kumar 3 days ago

    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 3 days ago

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

  • ace iimov
    ace iimov 3 days ago +2

    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 3 days ago

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

  • Number1HockeyPlaya
    Number1HockeyPlaya 3 days ago

    Standard shipping speed? What? Not for me bruh.

  • Parkman29
    Parkman29 3 days ago

    ups is the same thing as the united postal service

    • J Mulkum
      J Mulkum Day ago

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

  • olivr lay
    olivr lay 3 days ago

    Pretty much amazon will one day take over earth.

  • TheMarioBrothers
    TheMarioBrothers 3 days ago

    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 3 days ago +2

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

  • Cantara Bella
    Cantara Bella 4 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 4 days ago +3

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

  • Blazerows
    Blazerows 4 days ago +1

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

  • AngeredFox
    AngeredFox 4 days ago +2

    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 ago

    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 ago

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

  • surya mech
    surya mech 4 days ago

    10:53 peter Parker! 💕🔥

  • jj
    jj 4 days ago

    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 ago

    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 ago

    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 ago

    Simeon siegel is a handsome man !

  • Mario Hinke
    Mario Hinke 4 days ago

    Empty break room!🤔

  • ferdinand he
    ferdinand he 4 days ago

    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 ago +2

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

  • paul youngblood
    paul youngblood 5 days ago

    Abusing workers like no one else. Thanks Jeff

  • Phead128
    Phead128 5 days ago

    so much wasted cardboard and plastics. :(

    • Lucaaah
      Lucaaah 2 days ago

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

  • Matthew Li
    Matthew Li 5 days ago

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

  • Thelion
    Thelion 5 days ago +1

    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 5 days ago

    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 ago

    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 ago

    Orders at 11:59 PM

  • Helenbaira Ya
    Helenbaira Ya 5 days ago +1

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

  • bob bib
    bob bib 5 days ago

    Just dont call Customer Service because the badly trained staff dont have no idea how to help you . the person didnt even know how to check my address correctly smh . for the excuse they are new , well dont put a headset on them untill they can at least know the basic except asking me every 5 minute to sign up for prime

  • unapologetically me
    unapologetically me 5 days ago

    Amazon prime is the best creation since sliced bread lol all of my christmas shopping was done from the comfort of my couch and arrived in 3 days or less best part is the only person I had to talk to was my delivery guy or as my kids call him "Santa's elf"

  • Molly Porter
    Molly Porter 5 days ago +13

    58% "third party sales" is the reason why I use Amazon less and less.

    • sailaab
      sailaab Day ago

      Ji Molly ji

    • Molly Porter
      Molly Porter Day ago +1

      sailaab its all too murky for me, as your answer demonstrated.

    • sailaab
      sailaab 2 days ago


      here in India, almost 70-80% items in fashion or such categories are not under "Fulfilled by Amazon" badge
      butt unlike perishables or mobiles and stuff.. I do.. sometimes (rarely) order items that might not be FBA
      incidentally, even FBA items are third party sellers most of the time
      as in, India doesn't allow 100% FDI (Foreign Direct Investment) in retail.. so companies flout norms, misuse loopholes
      have 25 or 33% official stake to claim that it is actually third party company

      thus I.. depending on urgency or if good discount.. do buy from even such sellers

      nothing wrong till the portals ( ) are ready to bend over backwards to help us later too.

      sadly both sellers and buyers commit so much fraud or policy abuse
      that sometimes genuine customers too lose out
      as they abruptly change lax policies or refuse guarantee claims or at the very least.. block the account

    ROB-IN-PHILLY 6 days ago

    LOL.." This helps us to keep up with the Brick and Mortar guy"...~~~~COUGH~~~ER, UM~~~~ i mean to destroy them to their last molecule of existence...To lose the word "store" from the lexicon...DIE YOU RETAIL BUSINESSES, DIE LIKE THE DOGS YOU ARE... But, yes, we only hope we can keep up with them all...~ ᵀᴱᴱ ᴴᴱᴱ~

    JKJUNIOR95 6 days ago

    I started doing amazon flex these people just complain too much you don’t look for blocks while working you focus on delivering

  • Alicia Johnson
    Alicia Johnson 6 days ago

    I just got same day shipping on Sunday. I did feel bad. But it was for a portable car starter. I needed it so I could go to work on Monday. It really did come that same day!!