Amazon Logistics to open new LC in Odawara, Kanagawa - (16/08/2012)
Amazon Logistics, providing logistics
operation service based upon the order from Amazon.co.jp, announced that it
would open new logistics center tentatively called “Amazon Odawara FC (Fulfillment
Center)”, GFA approx. 60,000 tsubo (≒200,000 m2), to
provide timely distribution service, to expand Amazon.co.jp stock and logistics
scale. Amazon also estimates the employment opportunities as large as 1,000 personnel.
Due to the new FC opening, the product line
up status under “In stock” in Amazon.co.jp store will be strengthened. It also
leads to the expansion of Amazon category product such as consumer electronics,
kitchen appliances, or consumer products.
Furthermore, “Fulfiment by Amazon” to
support sales in Amazon.co.jp is expected to be enlarged, for instance stock
capability, order processing, shipment, and representing customer service on
behalf of exhibitors.
Source: e-logit (edited and translated by Bear Logi)