Amazon Canada announced plans to open its second fulfillment center in Ottawa, Ontario. The facility which is slated to open in 2021 will create more than 1,000 new permanent jobs. The eighth such facility in Ontario and fourteenth in Canada will be its latest robotic fulfillment center in the country and will have robotics alongside its employees to pick, pack, and ship items to customers.

Amazon has also revealed its plans to open five new delivery stations across Ontario in Whitby, Oakville, Cambridge, Brampton and Scarborough by the end of 2020 to enhance its last-mile delivery process and help small businesses organize their deliveries.

Source: Amazon