Amazon ‘s new head of retail also wants to cut costs.
Amazon , the e-commerce giant, is renowned for its efficiency.
However, the COVID-19 pandemic has slightly delayed their delivery times. Something that his leadership seeks to reverse.
Leaked audio reveals the ambitions of Doug Harrington, who recently took over as CEO of Amazon ‘s retail business .
“This is going to be a year of firsts for us… We are going to lower the cost to serve more (customers) this year than ever before, and we are going to get products to customers faster than ever before,” Harrington said.
The recording was made during an internal meeting and was obtained by Insider .
Amazon seeks faster delivery: How will it achieve it?
Doug Harrington indicated that he will seek to improve the efficiency of Amazon ‘s delivery network , affected by personnel and logistics problems since the start of the pandemic.
On the other hand, Amazon halted in 2022 an ambitious commitment to expand its logistics network.