List of Amazon Warehouse Locations - WarehouseGig (2023)

Find the Amazon warehouse locations near you. This list includes Amazon fulfillment, distribution and sortation centers. It may not include all Amazon warehouses such as logistics delivery stations, Amazon Fresh, pickup lockers, or others. Want a job? Find a warehouse near you.

List of Amazon Warehouse Locations by State

Find an Amazon warehouse near you using this list, it’s in alphabetical order by state. We’ve included warehouse addresses and also location codes when available.


  • Bessemer - 975 Powder Plant Rd, Bessemer, AL 35022 (BHM1)
  • Theodore - 6735 Trippel Rd, Theodore, AL 36582 (MOB5)

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  • Phoenix
  • 6835 W Buckeye Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85043 (PHX3)
  • 5050 W Mohave St #5094, Phoenix, AZ 85043 (PHX6)
  • 500 S 48th St, Phoenix, AZ 85034 (UAZ1)
  • 800 N 75th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85043 (PHX7)
  • 6000 W Van Buren St, Phoenix, AZ 85043 (AZA5)
  • Goodyear - 16920 W Commerce Dr, Goodyear, AZ 85338 (PHX5)
  • Tolleson - 777 S 79th Ave, Tolleson, AZ 85353 (PHX9)
  • Tucson
  • 6701 S Kolb Rd, Tucson, AZ 85756 (TUS2)
  • 723 W Silverlake Rd, Tucson, AZ 85713

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  • Little Rock - 1920 N Locust St, North Little Rock, AR 72114 (DLR1)

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  • Bakersfield
  • 1601 Petrol Rd, Bakersfield, CA
  • 93308 Merle Haggard Dr, Bakersfield, CA 93308
  • Beaumont
  • 1010 W 4th St, Beaumont, CA 92223 (PSP1)
  • Distribution Way, Beaumont, CA 92223
  • Eastvale
  • 4950 Goodman Rd, Eastvale, CA 91752 (LGB3)
  • 5250 Goodman Rd, Eastvale, CA 91752 (DCA2)
  • Fresno - 3575 S Orange Ave, Fresno, CA 93725 (FAT1)
  • Fontana - 11263 Oleander Ave, Fontana, CA 92337 (LAX9)
  • Moreno Valley
  • 24208 San Michele Rd, Moreno Valley, CA 92551 (ONT6)
  • 24300 Nandina Ave, Moreno Valley, CA 92551 (ONT8)
  • Newark - 38811 Cherry St, Newark, CA 94560 (OAK-5 / OAK7)
  • Patterson - 255 Park Center Dr, Patterson, CA 95363
  • Redlands - 27517 Pioneer Ave, Redlands, CA 92374 (LGB4)
  • Rialto
  • 2496 W Walnut Ave, Rialto, CA 92376 (SNA4)
  • 1568 N Linden Ave, Rialto, CA 92376 (LGB8)
  • Riverside - 20901 Krameria Ave, Riverside, CA 92508 (LGB6)
  • Sacramento
  • 2996-3250 Ramona Ave, Sacramento, CA 95826 (UCA9)
  • 4900 W Elkhorn Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95835 (SMF1)
  • 3575 Ramos Dr, West Sacramento, CA 95691 (USC1)
  • San Bernardino
  • 2125 W San Bernardino Ave, San Bernardino, CA 92408 (ONT9)
  • 2020 E Central Ave, San Bernardino, CA 92408 (ONT5)
  • Stockton - 3923 S B St, Stockton, CA 95206 (SMF3)
  • Thousand Oaks - 2405 Conejo Spectrum St, Thousand Oaks, CA 91320 (DPS3)
  • Tracy
  • 1555 S Chrisman Rd, Tracy, CA 95376 (OAK4)
  • 1565 N MacArthur Dr, Tracy, CA 95376 (PCA1)
  • Vacaville - 300 Crocker Dr, Vacaville, CA 95688

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  • Aurora
  • 22205 E 19th Ave, Aurora, CO 80019 (DEN2)
  • 19799 E 36th Dr, Aurora, CO 80011 (DEN5)
  • Thornton - 14601 Grant St, Thornton, CO 80023 (DEN3)
  • Colorado Springs - 4303 Grinnell Blvd, Colorado Springs, CO 80925

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  • Wallingford - 425 S Cherry St. Wallingford, CT 06492
  • Windsor - 200 Old Iron Ore Rd, Windsor, CT 06095 (BDL2)
  • North Haven - 409 Washington Ave, North Haven, CT 06473 (BDL3)

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  • New Castle - 1 Centerpoint Blvd, New Castle, DE 19720 (PHL1)
  • Middletown - 560 Merrimac Ave, Middletown, DE 19709 (PHL7)

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  • Orlando - 12340 Boggy Creek Rd, Orlando, FL 32824 (MCO1)
  • Davenport
  • 305 Deen Still Rd, Davenport, FL 33897 (MCO5)
  • 2841 Access Rd, Davenport, FL 33897 (MCO9)
  • Opa-Locka - 14000 NW 37th Ave, Opa-locka, FL 33054 (MIA1)
  • Ruskin - 3350 Laurel Ridge Ave, Ruskin, FL 33570 (TPA1)
  • Lakeland - 1760 County Line Rd, Lakeland, FL 33811
  • Jacksonville
  • 13333 103rd St, Jacksonville, FL 32221 (JAX3)
  • 12900 Pecan Park Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32218 (JAX2)
  • 4948 Bulls Bay Hwy, Jacksonville, FL 32219 (JAX5)
  • 12900 Pecan Park Road, Jacksonville, FL 32218 (JAX1)
  • 2619 Ignition Dr, Jacksonville, FL 32218 (JAX6)
  • 10501 Cold Storage Road, No. 500 (JAX7)

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  • Braselton - 650 Broadway Ave, Braselton, GA 30517 (MGE1/7)
  • Jefferson - 808 Hog Mountain Rd, Jefferson, GA 30549 (MGE3)
  • East Point - 4200 N Commerce Dr, East Point, GA 30344 (ATL6)
  • Lithia Springs - 2201 Thornton Rd, Lithia Springs, GA 30122
  • Union City - 6855 Shannon Pkwy S, Union City, GA 30291 (ATL7)
  • Macon - 6803-6999 Skipper Rd, Macon, GA 31216 (SAV3)
  • Smyrna - 4800 Highlands Pkwy SE, Smyrna, GA 30082 (DAT1)
  • Newnan - 61 Old Hwy 29, Newnan, GA 30263 (CSG1)

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  • Nampa - 5319 E Franklin Rd, Nampa, ID 83687

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  • Joliet - 201 Emerald Dr, Joliet, IL 60433 (MDW4)
  • Romeoville - 1125 Remington Blvd, Romeoville, IL 60446 (MDW6)
  • Edwardsville - 3036-3098 Gateway Commerce Center Dr S, Edwardsville, IL 62025 (STL4)
  • Monee
  • 25810 S Ridgeland Ave #300, Monee, IL 60449 (ORD4)
  • 6605 W Monee Manhattan Rd, Monee, IL 60449 (MDW7)
  • Waukegan - 1750 Bridge Dr, Waukegan, IL 60085 (MDW8)
  • Crest Hill - 16825 Churnovic Ln, Crest Hill, IL 60435 (MDW5)
  • Channahon
  • 23700 W Bluff Rd Bldg A, Channahon, IL 60410 (ORD9)
  • 23714 W Amoco Rd, Channahon, IL 60410 (ORD2)
  • Naperville - 2865 Duke Pkwy, Naperville, IL 60563 (MDW9)
  • Skokie - 3601 Howard St, Skokie, IL 60076 (DIL7)

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  • Whitestown - 4255 Anson Blvd, Whitestown, IN 46075 (IND1)
  • Plainfield
  • 715 Airtech Pkwy, Plainfield, IN 46168 (IND2)
  • 800 Perry Rd, Plainfield, IN 46168 (IND5)
  • Indianapolis
  • 710 S Girls School Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46231 (IND4)
  • 5850 W 80th St, Indianapolis, IN 46278 (DIN1)
  • Jeffersonville - 900 Patrol Rd, Jeffersonville, IN 47130 (SDF8)
  • South Bend - #200, 5545 Chet Waggoner Court, South Bend, IN 46628 (DIN3)
  • Greenwood - 2140 Stacie’s Way, Greenwood, IN 46143 (IND9)

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  • Bondurant - 500 SW 32nd St. Bondurant, IN 50009

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  • Kansas City - 6925 Riverview Ave, Kansas City, KS 66102 (MKC6)
  • Lenexa - 16851 W 113th St, Lenexa, KS 66219 (MCI5)
  • Edgerton - 19400 Montrose St, Edgerton, KS 66021

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  • Campbellsville - 1188 S Columbia Ave, Campbellsville, KY 42718 (SDF1)
  • Louisville - 7230 Global Dr, Louisville, KY 40258 (DKY1)
  • Shepherdsville - 100 W Thomas P. Echols Ln #3, Shepherdsville, KY 40165 (SDF9)
  • Hebron - 1155 Worldwide Blvd, Hebron, KY 41048 (CVG1)
  • Lexington - 1850 Mercer Rd, Lexington, KY 40511 (LEX1)

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  • Baltimore - 2010 Broening Hwy, Baltimore, MD 21224 (BWI2)5300 Holabird Ave, Baltimore, MD 21224 (MTN5)
  • North East - 600 Principio Pkwy W, North East, MD 21901
  • Sparrows Point - 1700 Sparrows Point Blvd, Sparrows Point, MD 21219 (DCA1)

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  • Fall River - 1180 Innovation Way, Fall River, MA 02720 (BOS7)
  • Stoughton - 1000 Technology Center Dr, Stoughton, MA 02072 (BOS5)
  • Dedham - 500 Sprague St, Dedham, MA 02026 (DBO2)

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  • Livonia - 39000 Amrhein Rd, Livonia, MI 48150 (DET1)
  • Romulus - 32801 Ecorse Rd, Romulus, MI 48174 (DTW1)
  • Brownstown Township - 19991 Brownstown Center Dr, Brownstown Charter Twp, MI 48183 (DTW5)
  • Shelby Charter Township - 50500 Mound Rd, Shelby Charter Twp, MI 48317 (DET2)
  • Caledonia - 4500 68th St SE, Caledonia, MI 49316 (GRR1)

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  • Shakopee - 2601 4th Ave E, Shakopee, MN 55379 (MSP1)5825 11th Ave E, Shakopee, MN 55379 (MSP5)
  • Brooklyn Park - 9001 Wyoming Ave N, Brooklyn Park, MN 55445 (MSP9)

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  • Byhalia - 191 Norfolk Southern Way, Byhalia, MS 38611 (MEM2)
  • Olive Branch - 11505 Progress Way, Olive Branch, MS 38654 (MEM6)

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  • Hazelwood - Hazelwood, MO 63042 (DLI1)
  • St. Charles - 4000 Premier Pkwy, St Charles, MO 63301 (STL8)

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  • North Las Vegas
  • 3837 Bay Lake Trail, North Las Vegas, NV 89030 (LAS2)
  • 4550 Nexus Way, North Las Vegas, NV 89081(LAS6)
  • Reno - 8000 N Virginia St, Reno, NV 89506 (RNO4)
  • Henderson - 12300 Bermuda Rd, Henderson, NV 89044 (LAS1)

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New Hampshire

  • Nashua - 10 State St, Nashua, NH 03063 (BOS1)

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New Jersey

  • Florence
  • 309 Cedar Ln, Florence Township, NJ 08518
  • Logan Township2651 Oldmans Creek Rd, Logan Township, NJ 08085 (TEB3)
  • Robbinsville
  • 50 New Canton Way, Robbinsville Twp, NJ 08691 (EWR4)
  • 18 Applegate Dr, Robbinsville Twp, NJ 08691 (PNE5)
  • Avenel - 301 Blair Rd, Avenel, NJ 07001 (EWR5)
  • Carteret - 8003 Industrial Hwy, Carteret, NJ 07008 (EWR9)
  • Teterboro - 698 US-46, Teterboro, NJ 07608 (EWR8)
  • West Deptford - 241 Mantua Grove Rd, West Deptford, NJ 08066 (ACY1)
  • East Windsor - 22 Hightstown-Cranbury Station Rd, East Windsor, NJ 08512 (TEB6)
  • Edison - 2170 NJ-27, Edison, NJ 08817 (LGA9)
  • Burlington - 1101 E Pearl St, Burlington, NJ 08016 (ACY2)

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New Mexico

  • Albuquerque - 12945 Ladera Dr NW, Albuquerque, NM 87121

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New York

  • Rochester - 326-290 Clay Rd, Rochester, NY 14623
  • Lancaster - 4201 Walden Ave, Lancaster, NY 14086 (BUF5)
  • Manhattan - 6 W 35th St, New York, NY 10001
  • Staten Island - 546 Gulf Ave, Staten Island, NY 10314 (JFK8)
  • Castleton-On-Hudson - 1835 U.S. 9, Castleton-On-Hudson, NY 12033
  • Liverpool - 7211 Morgan Rd, Liverpool, NY 13090 (SYR1)

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North Carolina

  • Charlotte
  • 8000 Tuckaseegee Rd, Charlotte, NC 28214 (CLT4)
  • 3620 Reeves Ridge Drive, Charlotte, NC 28214 (CLT9)
  • Concord
  • 1745 Derita Rd, Concord, NC 28027 (CLT5)
  • 6500 Davidson Hwy, Concord, NC 28027 (CLT3)
  • Durham - 1805 TW Alexander Dr, Durham, NC 27703 (RDU5)
  • Garner - 4851 Jones Sausage Rd, Garner, NC 27529
  • Kernersville - 1656 Snow Bridge Ln, Kernersville, NC 27284 (GSO1)

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  • Akron - 2450 Romig Rd, Akron, OH 44320 (AKC1)
  • Etna - 11999 National Rd SW, Etna, OH 43062 (CMH1)
  • Euclid - 168 Euclid Square Mall, Euclid, OH 44132
  • Monroe - 700 Gateway Blvd, Monroe, OH 45050 (CMH3)
  • North Randall - 21500 Emery Rd, North Randall, OH 44128 (CLE2)
  • Groveport - 6050 Gateway Ct, Groveport, OH 43125 (CMH2)
  • Twinsburg - 8685 Independence Pkwy, Twinsburg, OH 44087 (CLE5)
  • West Jefferson - 1550 W Main St, West Jefferson, OH 43162 (CMH4)

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  • Oklahoma City
  • 9201 S Portland Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73159 (OKC1)
  • 4401C E Hefner Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73131 (DOK1)
  • 1414 S Council Rd, Oklahoma City, OK 73179 (OKC5)
  • Tulsa - 11920 E 43rd St N, Tulsa, OK 74116 (TUL2)

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  • Hillsboro - 5647 NE Huffman St, Hillsboro, OR 97124 (PDX5)
  • Troutdale - 1250 NW Swigert Way, Troutdale, OR 97060 (PDX9)
  • Portland - 15000 N Lombard St, Portland, OR 97203
  • Salem - 4775 Depot Ct SE, Salem, OR 97317 (PDX7)

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  • Breinigsville - 705 Boulder Dr, Breinigsville, PA 18031 (ABE2)
  • Easton - 1610 Van Buren Rd, Easton, PA 18045 (ABE4)
  • Norristown - 2455 Boulevard of the Generals, Norristown, PA 19403 (ABE5)
  • Hazle Township - 550 Oak Ridge Rd, Hazle Township, PA 18202 (AVP1)
  • Covington Township - 298 First Ave, Covington Township, PA 18424 (AVP3)
  • Carlisle
  • 675 Allen Rd, Carlisle, PA 17015 (PHL6)
  • 2 Ames Dr, Carlisle, PA 17015 (MDT1)
  • 21 Roadway Dr, Carlisle, PA 17015 (PHL4)
  • Lewisberry - 500 McCarthy Dr, Lewisberry, PA 17339 (PHL5)
  • Pittsburgh - 2250 Roswell Dr, Pittsburgh, PA 15205 (PIT5)
  • Sewickley - 501 North Dr, Sewickley, PA 15143 (DPP1)
  • Pittston - 250 Enterprise Way, Pittston, PA 18640 (AVP8)
  • Imperial - 1200 Westport Rd, Imperial, PA 15126 (PIT2)
  • Mountain Top - 545 Oak Hill Rd, Mountain Top, PA 18707 (PPA1)
  • Breinigsville - 705 Boulder Dr, Breinigsville, PA 18031

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South Carolina

  • West Columbia - 4400 12th St Ext, West Columbia, SC 29172 (CAE1)
  • Spartanburg - 402 John Dodd Rd, Spartanburg, SC 29303 (GSP1)

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  • Chattanooga - 7200 Discovery Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37416 (CHA1)
  • Charleston - 225 Infinity Dr, Charleston, TN 37310 (CHA2)
  • Lebanon - 500 Duke Dr, Lebanon, TN 37090 (BNA2)
  • Memphis
  • 3292 E Holmes Rd, Memphis, TN 38118
  • 5155 Citation Dr, Memphis, TN 38118 (MEM5)
  • 4055 New Allen Rd, Memphis, TN 38128
  • Murfreesboro - 2020 Joe B Jackson Pkwy, Murfreesboro, TN 37127 (BNA3)
  • Nashville
  • 2813 Brick Church Pike, Nashville, TN 37207 (DNA1)
  • 50 Airways Blvd, Nashville, TN 37217 (BNA5)
  • 10 Dell Pkwy, Nashville, TN 37217 (STN1)

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  • Austin - 2093 Rutland Dr, Austin, TX 78758
  • Coppell
  • 940 W Bethel Rd, Coppell, TX 75019 (DFW6)
  • 944 W Sandy Lake Rd, Coppell, TX 75019 (FTW7, FTW9)
  • Dallas
  • 1301 Chalk Hill Rd, Dallas, TX 75211 (DAL3)
  • 33333 Lyndon B Johnson Fwy, Dallas, TX 75241 (FTW1)
  • 3351 Balmorhea Dr, Dallas, TX 75241 (FTW8)
  • 8901 Forney Rd, Dallas, TX 75227 (DDA8)
  • 9155 Southlink Drive, Dallas, TX 75241 (IAH1)
  • Fort Worth - 700 Westport Pkwy, Fort Worth, TX 76177 (DFW7)
  • Wilmer - 1400 Southport Pkwy, Wilmer, TX 75172 (DAL9)
  • Humble
  • 8120 Humble Westfield Rd, Humble, TX 77338 (HOU1)
  • Schertz - 6000 Schertz Pkwy, Schertz, TX 78154 (SAT1)
  • Carrollton
  • 1625 Hutton Dr, Carrollton, TX 75006 (STX2)
  • Irving
  • 2700 Regent Blvd, Irving, TX 75063 (DFW8)
  • 2601 S Airfield Dr, Irving, TX 75038 (DAL2)
  • Houston - 10550 Ella Blvd, Houston, TX 77038 (HOU2)
  • Brookshire - 31555 US-90, Brookshire, TX 77423
  • San Marcos - 1401 E McCarty Ln, San Marcos, TX 78666 (SAT2)
  • Lancaster - 2101 Danieldale Rd, Lancaster, TX 75134 (PTX1)
  • Garland - 3838 W Miller Rd, Garland, TX 75041 (DDA2)

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  • Salt Lake City - 777 N 5600 W, Salt Lake City, UT 84116 (SLC1)
  • West Jordan - 6802 W Old Bingham Hwy, West Jordan, UT 84081

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  • Petersburg - 5000 Commerce Way, Petersburg, VA 23803 (RIC1)
  • Prince George - 7000 Hardware Dr, Prince George, VA 23875
  • Chester - 1901 Meadowville Technology Pkwy, Chester, VA 23836 (RIC2)
  • Clear Brook
  • 281 Woodbine Rd, Clear Brook, VA 22624
  • 165 Business Blvd, Clear Brook, VA 22624 (BWI4)
  • Ashland - 11600 N Lakeridge Pkwy, Ashland, VA 23005 (RIC5)
  • Sterling
  • 45121 Global Plaza, Sterling, VA 20166 (BWI1)
  • 44301 Mercure Cir, Sterling, VA 20166 (DDC4)
  • Springfield - 6885 Commercial Dr, Springfield, VA 22151 (HDC1)

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  • Sumner
  • 1800 140th Ave E, Sumner, WA 98390 (BFI1)
  • Sumner, WA 98390 (DES7)
  • 1901 140th Ave E, Sumner, WA 98390 (BFI7)
  • DuPont - 2700 Center Dr, DuPont, WA 98327 (BFI3)
  • Kent
  • 21005 64th Ave S, Kent, WA 98032 (BFI4)
  • 20202 84th Ave S, Kent, WA 98032 (BFI6)
  • 20526 59th Pl S, Kent, WA 98032 (BFI5)
  • Everett - 6611 Associated Blvd, Everett, WA 98203 (DSE4)
  • SeaTac - 20529 24th Ave S, SeaTac, WA 98198 (BFI8)
  • Spokane - 10010 W Geiger Blvd, Spokane, WA 99224
  • Tacoma - 2309 Milwaukee Way, Tacoma, WA 98421 (PWA1)
  • Renton - Renton, WA 98057 (DSE5)

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  • Greenville - W6316 Design Dr, Greenville, WI 54942
  • Kenosha
  • 11211 Burlington Rd, Kenosha, WI 53144
  • 3501 120th Ave, Kenosha, WI 53144 (MKE1)
  • Oak Creek - 9700 South 13th Street, Oak Creek, WI 53154 (MKE2)
  • Beloit - 3150 Colley Rd, Beloit, WI 53511
  • Milwaukee - 3935 W Mitchell St, Milwaukee, WI 53215 (DML1)
  • Waukegan - 1750 Bridge Dr, Waukegan, IL 60085 (MDW8)

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How does Amazon determine warehouse locations? ›

How does Amazon choose where its warehouses are located? Amazon chooses warehouse locations in order to meet same-day or next-day delivery demands. So warehouse locations serve transportation, population, and location needs.

How many Amazon warehouse locations are there? ›

How many fulfillment centers does Amazon have? As of January 2022, Amazon has 1,137 distribution centers of various types in the U.S. with plans to open 331 more.

Where are most of the Amazon warehouses located? ›

Amazon's global headquarters are in more than 40 owned and leased buildings spread across Seattle's adjacent South Lake Union, Denny Triangle, and Downtown neighborhoods.

What is the FC code on Amazon? ›

Amazon facilities are named after the nearest airport's IATA code, and usually, followed by a number from 1 to 9. An FC is represented by a 1 or 2, an SC by a 5 or 6, while a 9 represents inbound cross dock (IXD) FCs or customer returns (CRET) locations.

What determines the location of a warehouse? ›

Proximity to suppliers, producers, and the market(s) being served as well as local environmental factors must be also considered. Any new warehouse should be as close as possible to major suppliers, producers, and/or customers. This will help reduce lead times, decrease transportation costs, and enhance responsiveness.

How is a location identified in a warehouse? ›

A location is a labeled, designated area in a warehouse where a picker goes to retrieve product for an order. It's typically identified with a series of alphanumeric barcodes that pickers use to scan in and out product to ensure accurate quantities and locations.

Are all Amazon warehouses the same? ›

Amazon has different types of warehouses in their logistics network in order to ensure that their delivery service is as quick and agile as possible. Amazon fulfillment and distribution centers employ about 1,000 to 1,500 workers per location and 250,000 employees globally.

What is the biggest Amazon warehouse in the US? ›

Wondering what the biggest Amazon warehouse is? The e-commerce giant's latest fulfillment center, located in Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, is its biggest. It will employ as many as 3,000 full-time and part-time employees.

Where is the biggest Amazon warehouse in the United States? ›

At almost 4.1 million square feet, the five-story, 97-foot-tall behemoth now taking shape near Ontario, California, will have more space than any other Amazon warehouse in the world.

What is the warehouses of Amazon? ›

Amazon Warehouse is a section on the site that offers discounts on some of the most sought-after items and brands out there, including Apple products, Instant and Ninja small appliances, Amazon devices (Fire TVs, Echo, Kindle) and viral products.

How long is the biggest Amazon warehouse? ›

The largest Amazon warehouse ever—a 4.1 million-square-foot, 97-foot-tall building planned for dairy lands in Ontario, California—is under construction, according to an article by Jeff Collins for the Orange County Register [paywall].

Where is Amazon's largest hub? ›

Amazon workers at the air hub outside the Cincinnati Northern Kentucky international airport, Amazon's largest air hub in the world, are pushing to organize a union in the latest effort to mobilize workers at the tech company. Workers say they are dissatisfied with annual wage increases this year.

What does 5s mean in Amazon? ›

These have been translated as 'sort', 'set in order', 'shine', 'standardize', and 'sustain'. The list describes how to organize a work space for efficiency and effectiveness by identifying and storing the items used, maintaining the area and items, and sustaining the new organizational system.

What is a FC Associate 1 at Amazon? ›

Amazon Fulfillment Center Warehouse Associate. Job Overview. You'll be part of the Amazon warehouse team that gets orders ready for customers relying on Amazon services. Our fast-paced, physical roles take place in a variety of areas including merch, make-on-demand, customer returns, Prime Now, and general fulfillment.

What do Amazon codes mean? ›

Amazon UPC is nothing but a unique code assigned to each product on the Amazon marketplace. It is done to clearly distinguish the said item from the millions of others already existing in the online market. UPCs make it easy to identify individual products sold on Amazon across the world.

What is the best location for a warehouse? ›

If you are unable to source a warehouse close to your primary mode of transportation or an intermodal hub, you'll want to look for a location with access to major roadways for a more direct connection. If possible, look for a warehouse location that's centrally located relative to customers, suppliers and carriers.

What are the zones of warehouse? ›

It is advisable to designate five basic zones within a warehouse: a loading and unloading zone, a reception zone, a storage zone, a picking zone and a shipping zone.

What is location numbering? ›

Location Numbering Systems and Where They Are Used

Rack sections (the area between the uprights, also known as “bay”) are given ascending numbers with even-numbered sections on the right side of the aisle and odd-numbered sections on the left. The same numbering system can be used for shelf/level, and position.

What is the difference between warehouses and locations? ›

A Location, is a specific space within your warehouse. It can be considered as a sublocation of your warehouse, as a shelf, a floor, an aisle, etc. Therefore, a location is part of one warehouse only and it is not possible to link one location to multiple warehouses.

What is location inventory? ›

Location based inventory tracks all merchandise items that leave or enter the store by associating all items with a specific inventory location. This type of merchandise tracking creates an audit trail record that tracks an item from the time it enters the store until the time it leaves.

What is the difference between Amazon warehouse and fulfillment center? ›

The name reflects the function: Amazon fulfilment centres are charged with fulfiling customer orders. In other words, Amazon warehouses not only store products but also serve as distribution centres where associates pick, pack, and ship orders quickly and efficiently.

What's the difference between Amazon and Amazon fulfillment? ›

FBA (Fullfilled by Amazon) is an Amazon service that enables sellers to send inventory to Amazon so that they can store, ship and handle returns of your products for a fee. FBM (Fulfilled by Merchant) is where the seller stores, ships and handles returns on their own.

What is the difference between Amazon and Amazon fulfillment center? ›

FBA (Fullfilled by Amazon) is Amazon's warehousing and fulfillment service that allows sellers to send inventory to an Amazon warehouse and have their orders shipped by Amazon. FBM (Fulfilled by Merchant) is a fulfillment method in which the seller takes full responsibility for storing inventory and shipping orders.

Who owns the most warehouses in the US? ›

Top Dry Storage Warehousing Firms
RankCompanyNo. of Warehouses
1DHL Supply Chain417
2XPO Logistics322
3Ryder Supply Chain Solutions246
4Geodis (North America)140
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How big is the smallest Amazon warehouse? ›

Fulfillment centers range in size from 600,000 to 1 million square feet. To compare, the average size of an Amazon Fresh warehouse is 25,000 to 45,000 square feet.

What city in the US has the most warehouses? ›

Chicago, IL

As the commercial hub of the United States, Chicago has a large cargo airport, numerous interstates, railroads, and water access. It is also one of the most logistics-friendly metropolitan areas with one of the largest interstate highway systems in America and a 1 to 2-day drive from half the US population.

Does Amazon own its warehouses? ›

By the end of 2022, Amazon had increased its ownership of warehouse and distribution space to 22 million square feet. The share price of several industrial REITs declined more than 25% in the spring of 2022 after Amazon stated it would be cutting its logistics network costs due to an oversupply of warehouse space.

How big is Amazon warehouse in Florida? ›

Located on Boggy Creek Road, just south of Orlando International Airport, the facility opened at 850,000 square feet with the potential to expand to 2.3 million square feet. Features include: 850,000-square-foot fulfillment center with 2.3 million square feet of working space.

How many warehouses are in the US? ›

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There are 4,276,472 Transportation and Warehousing businesses in the US as of 2023, an increase of 9.5% from 2022.

How many warehouses does Amazon close? ›

Amazon Has Shut Down 99 Logistics Facilities in 30 States | GlobeSt.

What is difference between sortation center and fulfillment center? ›

The primary role of the fulfillment center is to fill customer orders. The primary role of the sortation center is to aggregate shipments from one or more fulfillment centers for delivery into a defined regional grouping of zip codes typically belonging to a nearby set of populated urban areas.

Where was the first Amazon Warehouse? ›

In its early days, the company was operated out of the garage of Bezos's house on Northeast 28th Street in Bellevue, Washington.

How far do Amazon warehouse workers walk a day? ›

However, the company said it provides prospective employees with extensive information, including a video, so they understand the physically taxing nature of the work. “IT'S GOING TO BE HARD,” one brochure warns. “You will be on your FEET the entire shift and walking upwards of 12 MILES per shift.

How long does the average Amazon warehouse employee last? ›

The problem is that the average warehouse worker only lasts about eight months with Amazon. The annual attrition rate is somewhere around 150 percent, more than double that of the comparable retail and logistics industries in the US.

How many hours a day is Amazon warehouse? ›

Depending on location and available hours, these schedules range between 10 and 40 hours each week, with the benefits packages matching the number of hours worked. When it comes to Amazon Warehouse Associates, for example, they typically work 12-hour shifts with lots of opportunities for overtime at a busy location.

How many hubs does Amazon have in the US? ›

Much of our work happens outside of our Puget Sound and Arlington, Virginia, HQs—it's happening in our 18 Tech Hubs operating across North America, and in the hundreds of fulfillment centers around the world.

Who owns the biggest part of Amazon? ›

Its largest individual shareholders are company insiders: Jeff Bezos, Andrew Jassy, and Douglas Herrington. The largest institutional investors are among the largest names in the financial sector: Vanguard, Blackrock, and State Street. The Wall Street Journal. "Jeff Bezos Founded Amazon More Than 26 Years Ago.

Does Amazon own an airport? ›

In Cincinnati, Kentucky, USA, the company owned by Bezos will build a new hub and airport that will serve its own cargo airlines. Already last year Amazon presented plans for an investment worth $1.5 billion, which will result in the Amazon Prime Air hub located on an area of nearly one thousand acres.

What is a 6S? ›

6S, a modification of the 5S methodology which includes "Safety" as the 6th S. It is a lean process improvement tool that stands for Sort, Set in Order (aka Straighten or Stabilize), Shine (aka Scrub or Sweep), Standardize, Sustain, Safety.

What is difference between 5S and 6S? ›

The main difference between the two is a single 'S' which stands for Safety. Therefore, a 6S audit is basically a 5S one with extra attention to safety. 6S audits include safety as a vital element of running an efficient business but that doesn't mean that 5S doesn't account for safety at all.

What is the 7th S in 5S? ›

7S is the extension of 5S with additional 2S i.e. Safety and Spirit (Team Spirit). Safety practices and safety trainings are helpful for the reduction of accidents in the industry. Team spirit encourages and motivates the team members to work in better way.

What is Tier 1 salary at Amazon? ›

How much does a Tier 1 Agent make at in the United States? Average Tier 1 Agent hourly pay in the United States is approximately $17.74, which meets the national average.

What does class M mean at Amazon? ›

As a tier one / class M associate, your job function may include but are not limited to picking, packing, sorting, handling packages between trucks and operating powered industrial trucks (PIT equipment).

What is a Tier 3 Associate at Amazon? ›

T3 process assistants are essentially what are referred to as assistant managers in other organizations. Getting from T1 to T3 is relatively easy and in some cases, associates have been known to advance to Tier 3 in less than a year.

What does UPC stand for in Amazon? ›

UPC stands for Universal Product Code and is the barcode used to identify a particular retail product. When you look at nearly any product you purchase from a store, it will have a scannable barcode on the packaging. The unique 12-digit number underneath the barcode is the UPC.

What does UPC stand for? ›

The Universal Product Code (UPC) is a unique 12-digit number assigned to each individual product sold in stores and online.

Should you give Amazon your door code? ›

Once the driver arrives, they scan your package to securely open your linked garage. There's no need to share your code or open the door for them. Amazon verifies the package and driver's location before the door opens.

Are all Amazon fulfillment centers the same? ›

Amazon boasts several different types of fulfillment centers, such as Prime Now warehouses, Amazon Fresh hubs, Amazon Logistics delivery stations, Flex warehouses, and Prime Air centers.

How do I know which Amazon warehouse to ship to? ›

How to Locate Your Inventory? Locating the warehouse where your inventory is stored, isn't complex at all. Amazon provides the warehouse's address when you opt for a shipping plan. Another way to see your warehouse's list is to request an inventory report.

What is the most important factor for selecting the location? ›

How to Choose the Right Location for Your Business
  1. Market and Demographics. It's important to know who your ideal customers are when choosing a business location. ...
  2. Traffic. ...
  3. Accessibility. ...
  4. Competition. ...
  5. Costs. ...
  6. Growth Potential.

What are three important factors that determine the location of industries? ›

The factors affecting the location of industries are the availability of raw material, land, water, labour, power, capital, transport and market.

What are the three most important criteria for warehousing? ›

Criteria for the Selection of Warehouse Location
  • Proximity to Carrier and Transportation Services. The proximity to major transportation networks will streamline the shipping process. ...
  • Desired Consumer Base. ...
  • Workforce availability and stability. ...
  • Longevity of storage requirements.
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What is the difference between Amazon warehouse and distribution center? ›

A warehouse is only used for storing products. In addition to storing products, a distribution center also offers value-added services such as product mixing, packaging, cross-docking, and order fulfillment.

Is Amazon shutting down their warehouses? ›

Amazon, which has been closing, canceling or delaying the opening of its logistics facilities since April 2022—when it admitted that a voracious expansion in 2021, topping out at more than 400M SF, had grossly overestimated the rate of e-commerce growth—will continue to chop branches off its logistics network in 2023.

What are Amazon warehouses called? ›

An Amazon fulfillment center is an Amazon warehouse where incoming orders are received, stored, packed and shipped out to customers. Sellers who use FBA (Fulfillment By Amazon) store their inventory at Amazon's fulfillment centers.

What is the difference between Amazon and Amazon warehouse? ›

These warehouse deals on Amazon come in various size tiers and categories. However, the only difference between Amazon Warehouse and is that the former exclusively showcases quality pre-owned, used, refurbished, and open-box products.

How do I search Amazon warehouse items only? ›

From the homepage, simply click the dropdown arrow to the left of the search box and scroll to "Amazon Warehouse." Then, you can look up and browse items, from any category, specifically from the Warehouse. The Amazon Warehouse homepage.

Can you order something from Amazon and pick up at a warehouse? ›

Instead of having a package delivered to your home or business address, you can select an Amazon hub location. Then, you can pick up your package at a time that suits you. If all items in your order are eligible, you'll see the option to search for an Amazon Hub location during checkout.


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