Amazon was founded in 1994 and is the world’s largest electronic and e-commerce retailer headquartered in the United States of America. Amazon sell a huge range of goods and services online direct to the consumer, ranging from groceries and electronics, to car parts and clothing. It has a large range of services including Amazon Prime which offer same or next day delivery in the UK to the streaming of movies, TV shows and music.
Across the globe, Amazon has more than 175 operating fulfilment centres and more than 150 million square feet of space where employees pick, pack, and ship Amazon customer orders to the tune of millions of items per year.
Amazon have undertaken an aggressive expansion plan throughout Europe in recent years by taking a large amount of logistics space in the UK in order to facilitate an increased just in time delivery service to the consumer through one of the world’s most comprehensive supply chains.
For further information about Amazon UK please visit their website.
Amazon occupy our Big Box asset at Kingston Park, Peterborough (below). For more information on these assets and location see Properties.