Dave Clark, an Amazon vice president, explains the operation of
one of its Arizona distribution centers to Gov. Jan Brewer on
Thursday after the company announced it would build a fourth, in
Brewer tours Amazon
Gov. Jan Brewer tours one of the three Amazon distribution
centers in the state on Thursday after the company announced it
would build a fourth, in Phoenix.
Amazon Sales Taxes
In this file photo made Monday, Nov. 16, 2009, packages move
along a conveyor system to outgoing truck for final shipment inside
the 800,000 sq. ft. Amazon.com warehouse, in Goodyear.
Posted: Thursday, July 7, 2011 12:25 pm
Updated: 3:17 pm, Fri Aug 12, 2011.
PHOENIX (AP) — Amazon.com Inc. says it will open its fourth
distribution center in Arizona.
The 1.2 million-square-foot facility will be on the west side of
Phoenix, like the other three.
The company says the facility will employ hundreds of people and
that it is hiring managers, technical workers, floor staff and
On Wednesday, Amazon announced that it would open a fourth
distribution center just outside of Indianapolis.
Amazon is steering business toward states that are not pressing
the Internet retail giant on collecting taxes.
Thursday, July 7, 2011 12:25 pm.
Updated: 3:17 pm.