Mike Paul, MGP and Associates; Nathan Bachrach, The Financial Network Group; and CNBC's Jeff Cox, Morgan Brennan, and Simon Hobbs discuss how Amazon, UPS, and FedEx should handle its failed Christmas deliveries snafu.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports that Amazon is reviewing its carriers' performance, while Wedbush Securities blames Amazon for the late deliveries. CNBC's Dominic Chu weighs in.
UPS, embarrassed by deliveries that failed to reach clients in time for Christmas, may have a shrunken fleet of jets to blame. The WSJ reports.
Americans waited until the last minute to buy holiday gifts, but retailers weren't prepared for the spike.
UPS scrambled on Thursday to deliver packages that had failed to arrive in time for Christmas as it sought to limit the fallout from the delays.
Companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, with Wall Street continuing its record-setting advance.
*Retailers rise; MasterCard data shows holiday sales growth. NEW YORK, Dec 26- U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, putting the Dow on track for a record closing high for a sixth straight day as retail names rallied following strong data about the holiday shopping season.
UPS has apologized to customers who may be experiencing delays in shipping orders. CNBC's Diana Olick reports online sales jumped 37 percent last weekend.
StellaService, which rates retail customer service, scored sites on meeting promised delivery dates on holiday orders.
Eric Dezenhall, crisis management consultant for Dezenhall Resources, says UPS should focus on operations for next year, not apologies.
Disgruntled UPS customers take to social medial to express anger for their late packages. CNBC's Seema Mody reports.
CNBC's Diana Olick reports on UPS' apology to customers after failing to delivery holiday packages in time.
According to the latest data from comScore, the final online shopping week this holiday fell short of expectations.
Amazon.com on Thursday said it limited new Prime membership signups during peak periods in order to protect current member orders from the surge in new memberships.
FedEx and UPS are under fire for missing holiday delivery deadlines. Donald Broughton, managing director at Avondale Partners, discusses how the miscue and weighs in on Amazon's drone delivery.
UPS says an unpredictably large number of orders overwhelmed the shipper causing thousands of Christmas presents to arrive late. CNBC's Diana Olick reports.
UPS and FedEx hit the road Thursday, scrambling to deliver boxes to angry customers who didn't receive the gifts they ordered in time for Christmas. NBC News reports.
CNBC's Diana Olick explains how major underestimations in holiday volume by FedEx and UPS lead to thousands of packages not getting delivered in time for Christmas.