Inside Logistics

Two Amazon DCs for Columbus, Ohio

Fulfillment centers in Obetz and Etna will total more than 1.8 million square feet


November 18, 2015
by MM&D Online Staff

COLUMBUS, Ohio—Amazon.com plans to open fulfillment centres in Obetz and Etna, Ohio.

The more than 800,000 square-foot centre in Etna Township will be developed by Prologis. The centre in Obetz will be more than 1 million square feet and will be developed by Duke Realty.

“These new Amazon projects will add more than 2,000 new jobs in Obetz and Etna and cutting-edge fulfillment centres in one of the nation’s premier logistics hubs,” said JobsOhio President and Chief investment Officer John Minor.

“We are excited to welcome this investment to Etna, Obetz, the Rickenbacker area, and Ohio,” said Kenny McDonald, CEO of Columbus 2020. “We look forward to working with Amazon and integrating them fully within the Columbus Region’s diverse logistics cluster, so that they can continue to successfully service their customers all over the US.”