Amazon will soon be adding a new fulfillment center in Carencro, Louisiana, which will total one million square feet. This is a big win for the area because this will create 500 new jobs.
From Area Development Magazine:
“We are thrilled to be opening our first fulfillment center in the great state of Louisiana. […] We are grateful for the strong support we’ve received from local and state leaders as we expand[…]. Every day at Amazon, incredible employees come together to deliver magical experiences for customers[. W]e look forward to creating over 500 new, full-time jobs for the local community, with industry-leading pay and comprehensive benefits starting on day one.” […]
“This one million-square-foot fulfillment center will […] will result in more than 500 new, full-time jobs in Acadiana and surrounding regions. I am proud to welcome this new Amazon fulfillment center to Louisiana[.] I look forward to their continued investment in our great state.” […]
“Today’s announcement is a big win for Carencro, Lafayette Parish and our Acadiana people. […] Amazon’s decision to locate […] here validates that our community is attractive to companies across sectors because of our work ethic, creativity and pro-business attitude. As our economy continues to recover[,] our diversification efforts [are important in helping] stabilize the region’s economy.”AREA DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE
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