How Many Jobs is Amazon Creating in Amarillo, Texas?

Amazon is announcing plans to open a new fulfillment center in Right to Work Amarillo, Texas. The fulfillment center will consist of 1 million square feet, which will help them meet customer needs. And, the expansion will be complete soon, by 2022. As a result of this expansion, they plan to create 500 new jobs as well. So this is sure to be a great addition to the area’s economy and the job market!

From Area Development Magazine:

“We look forward to becoming part of the fabric of the Amarillo community and are thrilled to be able to expand our operations in the Texas panhandle. […] We’re grateful for the support we’ve received from local and state leaders and look forward to creating over 500 new, full-time jobs for the local community.”

“We’re thrilled to welcome Amazon to Amarillo. […] The addition of the Amazon fulfillment center in Amarillo will have a large impact on not only our community, but the entire Texas Panhandle. Amazon’s investment in our city includes the creation of 500 new, full-time jobs. Amarillo has always been a logistical hub, and Amazon’s facility will reinforce this.”


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