Amazon Opens First Fulfillment Center in Right to Work Nebraska

Over the last decade, Amazon has invested over $96 million in the state of Nebraska. However, that did not include a Fulfillment Center. Now, they plan to soon invest in the first one in Nebraska. With this, they also plan to create about 1,000 new jobs in Papillion, Nebraska.

From Area Development Magazine:

“We are thrilled to be opening our first fulfillment center in the great state of Nebraska and bringing 1,000 full-time jobs with industry-leading pay and benefits to greater Omaha. Amazon leverages its scale for good and makes investments to support communities. We appreciate the strong support from local and state leaders throughout the process, and we look forward to supporting the Nebraska community with great delivery options.”

“Today’s announcement by Amazon is exciting news for Nebraska. Our state’s wonderful people and welcoming communities continue to attract major investments to the Good Life. Amazon’s fulfillment center will grow Nebraska by creating 1,000 great jobs. Winning the project demonstrates our state’s resilience and economic vitality despite challenges.”

“It’s no coincidence why Amazon chose Greater Omaha, and Sarpy County specifically. This is a region that works together and aspires to more. When fully operational, this facility will add nearly $204 million to the local economy each year. That’s significant, and we’re excited and grateful for what’s ahead. Congratulations to everyone involved. We are proud to partner with you.” 

AREA DEVELOPMENT MAGAZINE

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