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Amazon may deliver some of its own orders

Amazon's next move may be to shake up the shipping industry.

LL Bean dropping its unlimited returns policy

FREEPORT, Maine (AP) — L.L. Bean's generous return policy is going to be a little less forgiving: The company, which has touted its 100 percent satisfaction guarantee for more than a century, is imposing a one-year limit on most returns to reduce growing abuse and fraud.

Amazon rolling out two-hour delivery at Whole Foods

NEW YORK — Amazon is bringing its speedy delivery to Whole Foods.

The online retail giant plans to roll out two-hour delivery at the organic grocer this year to those who pay for Amazon's $99-a-year Prime membership. It is the company's biggest move since it bought Whole Foods last year.

Amazon to roll out delivery at Whole Foods

NEW YORK (AP) — It's happening: Amazon is bringing its speedy delivery to Whole Foods.

The online retail giant plans to roll out two-hour delivery at the organic grocer this year to those who pay for Amazon's $99-a-year Prime membership. It is Amazon's biggest — and most expected — move since it bought the organic grocer last year.

Twitter turns first quarterly profit, but problems remain

NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter beat Wall Street's cautious expectations with its first quarterly profit in history, but that isn't going to solve the company's broader problems any time soon.

Taco Bell, KFC expand delivery with Grubhub

NEW YORK (AP) — As the big fast food restaurants increasingly see vast potential in pushing convenience beyond the drive-thru, Taco Bell and KFC are expanding delivery nationwide in partnership with Grubhub.

Biotech billionaire buys Los Angeles Times for $500 million

LOS ANGELES — A biotech billionaire struck a $500 million deal Wednesday to buy the Los Angeles Times, ending the paper's quarrelsome relationship with its Chicago-based corporate overseers and bringing it under local ownership for the first time in 18 years.

Hasbro reports surprise sales drop in 4th quarter

NEW YORK (AP) — Toymaker Hasbro Inc. delivered a surprise sales drop for the critical fourth quarter as it struggled with lagging sales of "Star Wars" toys and the woes of Toys R Us.

Ben & Jerry's latest to go low-calorie

NEW YORK (AP) — The competition among low-calorie ice creams is heating up.

Dunkin' Donuts to stop using foam cups by 2020

NEW YORK (AP) — Foam cups at Dunkin' Donuts will soon be history, removing what the company estimates will be a billion of them each year from the waste stream.

Dunkin' said Wednesday that the polystyrene foam cups will be completely phased out from its stores globally by 2020.