Monday, 18 October 2021

Amazon UK to create 400 new jobs


LONDON: Amazon UK said on Monday it would open a new fulfillment center in Rugby, central England, increasing its 2,500-strong workforce in the Midlands by another 400 people.

Rugby will be the fourth Amazon fulfillment center in the region, and joins centers in Coalville and Daventry, which opened in 2016, and Rugeley, which opened in 2011, the U.S. company said.

Mark Pawey, MP for Rugby, said: “I was very pleased to learn that such a substantial and well-known business such as Amazon had chosen Rugby for their new fulfilment centre and that in time it will provide 400 permanent jobs, and opportunities, for local people.

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