• Layoffs hit Amazon facilities in Charlotte, Durham

    By: Jen Wilson, Charlotte Business Journal


    CHARLOTTE, N.C. - Two hundred workers for a courier service at three Amazon.com Inc. facilities in North Carolina are losing their jobs this month. 

    A company called Inpax Final Mile Delivery Inc. alerted state officials via Worker Adjustment and Retraining Notification letters that it will permanently cut positions at these locations:

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    Amazon facility at 3830 Parrott Drive in Charlotte, 64 employees

    Amazon facility at 224 North Hoover Road in Durham, 99 employees

    Amazon facility at 1805 T.W. Alexander Drive in Durham, 37 employees

    The affected positions are mostly drivers, with the exception of one manager and one to three dispatchers at each location.

    Read more here.

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