Minister of Economy Eli Cohen opposed McDonald's taking part in the tender because it refuses to operate branches over the 'green line.'
Tnuva is launching an online sales venture for home cooking kits, including ingredients and recipes.
In Israel, Amazon is looking to avoid the kind of backlash it faced in other countries from businesses and regulators.
Shrewd PR, an eye for location, and tough but fair practices, have brought Yossi and Shlomi Amir a NIS 1 billion valuation for their Fresh Market chain.
Amazon is the enemy of players unable to adjust to the improvements it offers to consumers.
Amazon is demanding that Israeli sellers offer maximum delivery times of five days, with a shorter two-to-three day range available.