Amazon plans Shelby Township fulfillment center, 3rd in metro Detroit

Amazon plans Shelby Township fulfillment center, 3rd in metro Detroit


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Amazon announced on Thursday that it is planning to open another headquarters called Amazon HQ2 in a currently unknown North American city.
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SHELBY TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Online retailer Amazon.com plans to open another new fulfillment center in metro Detroit.

The Seattle-based company announced Thursday that the center will open next year in Macomb County’s Shelby Township and will bring 1,000 new full-time jobs. Workers will pick, pack and ship large items such as household decor, sporting equipment and gardening tools.

Amazon has already announced plans for distribution facilities in Romulus and Livonia.

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The new jobs will bring Amazon’s workforce in Michigan to more 3,500, including employees at other fulfillment centers in the Detroit area and a corporate office in Detroit.

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