We know Amazon delivers thousands of items right to our house, often within 24 hours. Below is a map showing how they do it—with warehouses all over the US and world.
With their push to handle more and more of their own delivery, this number will continue to increase. They are even looking to make one-day free shipping the norm for prime members (read more on that here). “We’re currently working on evolving our prime free two-day shipping program to be a free one-day shipping program,” said Brian Olavsky, Amazon’s CFO.
Want to know why the industrial market is hot? Look no further than the map below.
For other ramifications of this trend and last mile logistics, give me a call.
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