6ABC Action News reported this morning that Amazon has announced that it is adding four last-mile distribution centers in the region. One of these is located at 1103-1113 Ridge Pike in Conshohocken (Plymouth Township), which MoreThanTheCurve.com has previously reported on. The other nearby location is at the former Wal-Mart at 53 Germantown Pike in East Norriton. The other two locations are in Northeast Philadelphia. Altogether, the four locations are expected to create 1,000 jobs.
Last-mile distribution centers receive prepared packages from larger fulfillment centers and are placed on vehicles for delivery.
Watch 6ABC Action News report below.