Posted October 01, 2018 12:00:01Amazon has confirmed to Engadge that it is now planning to open its new Brooklyn fulfillment center, located in the heart of Brooklyn, NY.
The fulfillment center will feature an automated checkout system that will allow customers to pay for items from the site without leaving the site.
The center will be located at a site currently used for Amazon’s fulfillment centers in the San Francisco Bay Area and Washington, DC.
The company says that Amazon’s new Brooklyn facility will open in the second half of 2019.
In addition to the Brooklyn center, Amazon will also expand its fulfillment and logistics operations in California, New Jersey, Florida, Virginia, Maryland, Illinois, Ohio, New York, Massachusetts, and Pennsylvania.
The Brooklyn facility has been in the works for about a year, and Amazon is now preparing for its grand opening.
The site is located in Brooklyn’s Central Business District and will include a 3,600 square foot warehouse.