Amazon.com announces expansion of Delivery Service Partner program in U.S.
Amazon announced the expansion of its Delivery Service Partner program in the U.S. with a new incentive for current Amazon employees to start a small business owning and operating a package delivery company. The new incentive will fund the startup costs, up to $10,000, as well as the equivalent of three months of the former employee's last gross salary so employees-turned-business-owners can more easily get their package delivery companies off the ground. Amazon's new incentive will fund the startup costs, up to $10,000, for its employees-turned-small business-owners in the U.S. who want to build their own delivery companies. Amazon will also provide financial support with a payment equal to three months of the former employee's last gross salary while they build their new package delivery business.