Target and Walmart have increased starting wages for workers over the past few years as the job market grew hotter and people could find better pay and benefits elsewhere.
Bezos covered a wide range of topics in his annual letter to shareholders Thursday that was released on Twitter and filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
Walmart Inc., based in Bentonville, Arkansas, raised its starting pay to $11 an hour in early 2018.
The war of words between top American retailers is hotting up. Bezos did not call out competitors by name, but it prompted a response from Walmart's executive vice president of corporate affairs, Dan Bartlett, who challenged Amazon to pay more taxes.
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Days after Amazon, owned by billionaire Jeff Bezos, confirmed that it is working on a project to launch a network of satellites for high-speed internet services, the news of the launch got competitor Elon Musk's notice.
Amazon was also under fire for poor pay prior to raising the minimum wage to $15.
Some critics have said the hike was insufficient and note that Amazon paid zero USA federal income tax on more than $11 billion in profits before taxes in 2018, and received a $129 million tax rebate from the federal government. The airport is the largest hub for each of the airlines. If the size of your failures isn't growing, you're not going to be inventing at a size that can actually move the needle. "Developers doubled the number of Alexa skills to over 80,000, and customers spoke to Alexa tens of billions more times in 2018 compared to 2017". Last year, Bezos said the wage hike came after he "listened to our critics".
Customers have bought more than 100 million devices equipped with Alexa, Amazon's virtual assistant, Bezos wrote, celebrating the rapid success of the company's Echo smart speakers.