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Amazon Hiring Workers to Staff New DE Newport Fulfillment Center

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Cris Barrish
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WHYY
The world's largest retailer is taking over the massive site where General Motors manufactured vehicles for more than six decades.

Amazon, the world’s biggest retailer, is poised to open its third large fulfillment center in Delaware, this time at an iconic location – the former General Motors auto assembly plant near Newport. WHYY’s Cris Barrish reports on the new hiring blitz to staff the massive facility.

(Original air-date: 8/25/21)