Author: JOSEPH PISANI, AP Retail Writer

Amazon says 10 million items now qualify for 1-day delivery

NEW YORK (AP) - Amazon, which has been working to deliver orders faster, says that more than 10 million items now qualify for next-day delivery.The online shopping giant is in the process of upgrading its Prime membership, which costs $119 a year, to one-day delivery from two-day. Amazon declined to say when the switch will be completed. Currently, more than 100 million items qualify for two-day delivery through Prime.

Kindle with your kale? Amazon to open shops in Whole Foods

You may see more of Amazon inside Whole Foods soon: The online retailer, which has been already been selling its voice-activated Echos at Whole Foods, will start to sell Kindles, Fire tablets and other Amazon devices at its grocery stores.

Spokane one of 238 proposals for Amazon's 2nd headquarters

Amazon says it received 238 proposals from cities and regions hoping to be the home of the company's second headquarters.The online retailer kicked off its hunt for a second headquarters in September, promising to bring 50,000 new jobs and spend up to $5 billion. Proposals from cities, states and regions were due last week, and Amazon made clear that tax breaks and grants would be a big deciding factor on where it chooses to land.