Will Amazon bike messengers work for a sprawling New York?






bike messengersRemember that Joseph Gordon-Levitt movie called “Premium Rush,” that tells the tale of a bike messenger chased across the city by some bad guys ?

Now we hear that Amazon is ready to start using their own bike messengers in New York City, with a project called Amazon Prime Now. Should be interesting and exciting to get a package delivered within a hour or less

As was reported by Business Insider, E-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc plans to experiment with bike messengers to offer deliveries in New York City within an hour, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing a source familiar with the matter.

The company was not immediately available for comment.

The superfast service, dubbed “Amazon Prime Now”, attempts to replicate shopping in a physical store by delivering some items in an hour or two, the WSJ report said.