Amazon releases digital freight brokerage platform
Amazon, has released a digital freight brokerage following the announcement of Prime free shipping set to be reduced from two days to one, according to FreightWaves.
FreightWaves believes that Amazon has quietly unveiled its freight platform at freight.amazon.com and has begun to undercut market prices from 26% to 33%.
Pricing offered on Amazon’s platform is around 30% below market rate. The site reads “tap into the scale of Amazon as we extend our carrier network to give you best-in-class service at great rates.”