Amazon does it again

by MM&D Online Staff

FALL RIVER, Massachussetts—Amazon.com, Inc plans to open a fulfillment centre in Fall River, Massachussetts. The more than a million-square-foot DC will be developed by the Trammell Crow Company.

“Our footprint in Massachusetts continues to grow. We currently employ hundreds of developers, engineers, and scientists. Now we will add hundreds of additional full-time associates in our first fulfillment centre in the state,” said Mike Roth, Amazon’s vice-president of North America operations.

Amazon currently operates a sortation centre in Stoughton and also has research and technology offices throughout the state.

This facility will bring more than 500 full-time jobs to the area.