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Amazon's Latest Delivery Station Launch Signify Demand Surge For E-Commerce

Benzinga · 09/01/2021 15:13
  • Amazon.com Inc (NASDAQ:AMZNannounced two delivery stations in Hanover and Baltimore. The 72,000 square foot facility at 2100 Van Deman Street marks Amazon's Baltimore city debut. 
  • The 194,000 square foot facility at 7226 Preston Gateway Drive is Amazon's third delivery station in Hanover.
  • Additionally, Amazon launched a Career Center and two delivery stations in the Hampton Roads area.
  • The Amazon Career Center, located at 1989 S. Military Highway in Chesapeake, will serve as a hiring and orientation hub for Chesapeake, Suffolk, Norfolk, Hampton, and Virginia Beach.
  • It introduced two delivery stations in the Hampton Roads area, a 165,000 square foot facility at 1400 Sewells Point Road in Norfolk and a 111,600 square foot facility at 223 W Mercury Boulevard in Hampton.
  • Amazon's initiatives justify its major recruitment drive involving over 40,000 hirings.
  • Price Action: AMZN shares traded higher by 0.59% at $3,491.09 on the last check Wednesday.