Amazon Canada Opens New Fulfillment Center in Coteau-du-Lac, Quebec (Greater Montreal Area)
Amazon Canada has opened its most advanced fulfillment center in Coteau-du-Lac, Quebec just in time to handle the big holiday season rush.
- Do you need a business bank account for your online business? Have a look at our review of the five best bank accounts for sellers, some of which are free with no minimum balance or deposits.
- AI can change your entire social media game today. Learn how you can save time writing engaging content faster. [sponsored]
- How to lower your taxable income and pay less in taxes. [sponsored]
- ‘My Community Made’ is a new marketplace to compete with Etsy and Amazon Handmade.
- EXCLUSIVE: Interview with Chris Prill, VP eBay Motors, discussing the new Guaranteed Fit program.
The 720,000 sq ft center will be the first warehouse operation in Canada to integrate Amazon Robotics’ leading-edge mobile fulfillment systems in 2022.
With this advanced technology, Amazon is able to improve the speed and efficiency of its services for the company’s customers in Eastern Canada, while making the workplace safer.
“The entire Amazon team is proud to continue investing in Quebec and Coteau-du-Lac. With training and skill development programs, a full range of benefits and competitive salaries, Amazon continues its mission to be the best employer on Earth by helping its employees reach their career goals. We are proud to call Coteau-du-Lac home to our most advanced robotics facility in the country.”Anamaria Zammit, Site Leader, Amazon Canada
New Strategic Location for Amazon Canada
From its strategic location in the heart of the ALTA industrial park, just southwest of Montreal, the Coteau-du-Lac fulfillment center strengthens Vaudreuil-Soulanges’ position as a critical transportation and logistics hub.
Andrée Brosseau, Mayor of Coteau-du-Lac, Patrick Bousez, Prefect of the Vaudreuil-Soulanges RCM, Joanne Brunet, General Manager of DEV Vaudreuil-Soulanges and Francine St-Denis, General Manager of the employment organization Réseaux, joined the opening of the new Amazon facility with members from the Vaudreuil-Soulanges regional county municipality.
“The opening of the sort center in Coteau-du-Lac is a testament to the competitiveness and strategic location of our city. As we enter the post-COVID recovery period, the center’s opening will play a significant role in the entire regional—and even Quebec’s—economic ecosystem.”Andrée Brosseau, Mayor of Coteau-du-Lac
This Coteau-du-Lac brings 500 full-time jobs with comprehensive benefits starting on day one. It is part of Amazon Canada’s commitment to generate 15,000 new positions across the country this fall.
Connect with us: Head over to our Facebook Group for Small Business Sellers and interact with other small business owners.
Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, or LinkedIn to stay up to date with relevant news and business insights for your online business.
Subscribe to Our Newsletter
Business Insights for Your Online Business Presented with a Dash of Humor
We do not share your information and you can unsubscribe anytime.
Editorial Note: This post is from a Company Press Release and may have been modified for clarity.