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Amazon.com boosts holiday hiring to 80,000
Amazon.com boosts holiday hiring to 80,000

Amazon.com is beefing up its holiday staff with an additional 80,000 seasonal workers as the online retailer prepares for the holiday shopping rush. The Seattle company said it is adding about 10,000 more temporary positions compared to last year to help staff the ever growing number of fulfillment and sorting centers around the country. Amazon said it has more than 50 fulfillment centers in the U.S., and will have more than 15 sorting centers open by the end of the year. Both help ensure speedy delivery of packages, especially during the hectic holiday season. The company is also opening two pop-up shopping kiosks for the holidays in San Francisco and Sacramento. The e-commerce...

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