Amazon to open fourth French warehouse near Douai

Tuesday 27 November 2012 | 09:14 CET | News
Amazon has announced that it would open its fourth logistics centre in France in the town of Lauwin-Planque, near Douai in the Nord-Pas-de-Calais region. The up to 90,000 sq mt facility is due to open in the second half of 2013 and could employ 2,500 people by 2015. Amazon France's director of operations, Frederic Duval, told Reuters that the decision comes in response to customer demand and an increase in product categories the company sells. He would not comment on the size of the investment other than to say it was considerable. The site near the A1 motorway will be used to serve

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