Amazon has shifted the gear up. After launching several fulfilment centres in UP seems like they will be setting 3-4 more centres to extend its logistics network. As of now, Amazon fulfilment centre has been launched in Haryana. The etailer is looking forward to further expand the network by the festive season. In addition to giving customers a wonderful shopping experience.
“To make Amazon the best e-commerce experience ever, we have been constantly investing in the betterment of buying and selling process on Amazon. Consequently, we have been working with our infrastructure and delivery network. As a result, it would increase the speed of delivery. Therefore, giving a superior experience to buyers and sellers both. With a fulfilment centre in a region like Haryana, we aim to provide our customers 1-day or 2-day deliveries.”Akhil Saxena, VP fulfilment Amazon.
Growth of Fulfillment Centres
The new Fulfillment Centre in Haryana is a massive centre. It has much as over 2,50,000 square feet storage space and almost 4 floors of accommodation. With this new centre in the state, Amazon has around 3.2 million cubic feet space in Haryana consequently. Talking about the country, they have a total of 40 fulfilment centres in 13 cities.
With about 10,000 online sellers in Haryana, the selection adopted by the sellers for faster shipment have seen a rapid growth. The growth is 500% more this year as compared to the previous year.
The next fulfilment centre is expected to be launched by October this year. It is expected to cover the state of Hyderabad. As the festive season sale is around the corner, the ecommerce companies will be leveraging commission and profit margins.