The consumers business in Seattle now has to cut hundreds of jobs from the Amazon.com Incorporation. This information comes from an Amazon company spokesperson. However, the news hit the fan on Monday, February 12th, 2018. It came as a surprise to all their loyal employees! The hundreds of job cuts come as Amazon shifts its resources into increasing growing areas.
Some of the faster-growing regions of the Amazon business company is the voice assistant Alexa, which is very popular right now in 2018. Amazon.com Incorporation hardly ever cuts any jobs because it still is the world’s largest online retailer. The spokesperson for Amazon.com reported the recent job cuts are in the low hundreds and this is very rare for Amazon to cut off their employees.
Amazon Workers In Seattle Losing Jobs
In 2017 Amazon.com Corporation had big plans for 2018. Unfortunately, they believed there was not a need for so much stuff in some regions of the business. Also, the spokesperson says that now Amazon’s plans are in place for the year 2018 there have to be job cuts in the business area of Seattle. However, there are no specifics to what teams of Amazon are being affected. Some of Amazon.com INC. Consumers businesses include food delivery services called Amazon Restaurants, marketplace businesses, and retailers organizations by Amazon.com.
In just 2017 Amazon.com INC was able to create one hundred and thirty thousand jobs worldwide. In late 2017 Amazon.com INC also announced their plans to open a second based headquarters in the States. However, they are estimating another fifty thousand jobs in just the States. It’s full-time, and low maintenance headcount surged sixty-six percent in the final quarter to over five hundred thousand from a year sooner. The figures both include workers at the Whole Foods Market. Amazon.com INC acquires the Whole Food Marker’s in 2017 making almost fourteen billion dollars.