GREENVILLE, Wis. (WFRV) – Appleton Police are advising the community about delivery drivers and things that may seem out of the ordinary as a new Amazon facility opens in Greenville.
In a Wednesday Facebook post, Appleton Police say the Amazon facility is opening on Wednesday, July 29.
“We will begin to see deliveries made beyond those done by UPS and the USPS,” police say.
They explain that Amazon not only utilizes its own delivery drivers but also works with third-party delivery companies that employ delivery associates.
“These associates are not direct employees of Amazon. Third-party delivery companies would be comparable to popular food delivery companies,” Appleton Police continue.
Delivery associates will drive marked and unmarked vans, but will wear an Amazon uniform while making deliveries. Appleton Police say deliveries will generally be made between 8 a.m. and 9 p.m.
“Later afternoon hours may also have ‘flex drivers’ that will utilize their personal …