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MAPFRE & Amazon: Partnership Evolves

Spanish insurer MAPFRE is introducing a loyalty plan to offer customers discounts on their purchases at Amazon.es. This initiative is part of a collaboration initiated last year between the insurance company and the…

Introducing New Alexa Healthcare Skills

Amazon announced that the Alexa Skills Kit now enables select Covered Entities and their Business Associates, subject to the U.S. Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA), to…

Acko Raises $65M

, the Mumbai-based digital insurer, has closed a $65m Series C round led by Amazon India with participation from several investors including Intact Ventures, RPS Ventures, Accel, SAIF, TechPro Ventures and…

Amazon, Berk Hathaway, JPMorgan Chase Healthcare Venture Has A Name

The healthcare organization founded by Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway, and JPMorgan Chase, announced its name – Haven – and launched a new website.     “We want to change the way…

Amazon to Acquire eero to Help Customers Better Connect Smart Home Devices

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and eero have announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Amazon will acquire eero. eero’s home mesh WiFi systems set up in minutes and blanket every…

Aviva France to Adopt Amazon Pay

Aviva France customers can now use the information stored in their Amazon account to purchase car and home insurance. Available on Aviva France and Eurofil by Aviva, customers who are already Amazon customers…

MAPFRE Is Now on Amazon

Leading Spanish-insurer MAPFRE announced it has signed a “strategic agreement” with Amazon Spain. As part of the agreement, MAPFRE will offer its products on Amazon.es via a branded storefront, becoming the first…

Visit Travelers on Amazon

Travelers has announced it “teamed up” with Amazon to offer smart home kits and insurance and risk management information through the insurance industry’s first digital storefront: Amazon.com/Travelers.       Currently…

Google Assistant Investment Program Invests in Aiva Health

Last week, Los Angeles-based announced an investment from the Google Assistant Investment Program – the program’s first foray into healthcare.     Aiva uses Google Home, Amazon Echo and other smart speakers…

Acko on Amazon

As Amazon India looks to “serve the needs of customers around insurance,” the company currently features Acko’s car insurance, for those searching for insurance on its platform:     After…

Butcher of Belfast Replaces Carpool Karaoke Host

Confused.com’s new chief marketing officer has launched his first ad campaign since joining the company, which features Irish actor and Sons of Anarchy star, Timothy Murphy, aka Butcher of Belfast….

Amazon Considering a UK Insurance Comparison Site

According to Reuters, Amazon is speaking with a number of leading European insurers about the creation of a price comparison site in the UK. Three industry executives had held talks with…

Amazon in Shipping and in Health

“Right now, one of the prescription filling robots (ROWA) is inactive. It’s very inconvenient to have meds stored in it inaccessibly when we’re trying to fill orders. The patients end…

Amazon, Berk and JPMorgan Announce New CEO

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase announced today the next step in their partnership on US employee healthcare with the appointment of Dr. Atul Gawande as its CEO, effective July 9….

Acko Finally Announces Investment From Amazon

Amazon has led a $12M funding round in digital insurer , bringing its total funding to date to $42M.   The Mumbai-based digital insurer, led by Coverfox cofounder Varun Dua, has launched its…

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