Amazon has ‘special key’ for couriers to access buildings

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In the United States, the Key for Business system is starting to be installed in thousands of buildings and raises concerns about the safety of residents

No more ringing bells. THE Amazon is starting to install your system Key for Business in thousands of buildings in United States.

In order to facilitate the work of delivery drivers, the tool allows them to access buildings without having to ring the bell through the Amazon Flex application.

Orders can be left in the lobby with the concierge, for example, or delivered directly to the resident.

For Amazon, Key for Business creates a competitive advantage over its rivals as it makes deliveries easier and faster. It can also make package theft less recurrent, another attraction for the company.

The tool was first announced in 2018. According to a technical assessment published in 2019, the pilot program increased delivery success from 96% to 98%.

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