Amazon opening new Arizona warehouse, hiring 1,500
Wednesday, 16 May 2018 () Amazon.com Inc. is opening a new warehouse in Tucson that will employ 1,500, according to the Arizona Daily Star. The Seattle-based e-commerce giant (Nasdaq: AMZN) will handle customer returns, light assembly, 3-D printing and direct product pickup by customers at the new 855,000-square-foot facility, according to the Daily Star. Throughout the year, Amazon will staff 1,500 at the fulfillment center, though ramp that up to near 2,000 during the holiday season. Economic development officials and…
Seattle's city council voted for a new tax on large employers in the city. The tax only affects companies with more than $20 million in revenue in the city. Amazon criticized the new tax in a blistering statement. Seattle says it will get $47 million in new revenue from the tax. Amazon, individually,...
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