Amazon announced plans to open a new fulfillment center in North Little Rock, Ark.
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — Amazon announced plans to open a new fulfillment center in North Little Rock, Ark.
On Monday, Arkansas Business reported that the site — not far from the Galloway exit on Interstate 40 — is under contract but was not fully under Amazon ownership yet.
The new fulfillment center, which is anticipated to launch in 2021, will create over 500 new, full-time jobs with industry-leading pay and comprehensive benefits starting on day one.
“We are proud to be expanding our operations in Arkansas with our newest facility in North Little Rock and we are excited to create over five hundred new, full-time jobs for the local community,” said Alicia Boler Davis, Amazon’s vice president of global customer fulfillment. “Amazon is grateful for the continued support we’ve received from local and state leaders …