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Walmart to create more than 625 new jobs in Polk County, Florida

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Staff writer | Thursday September 17, 2015 2:22PM ET
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Employment   Walmart will build two fulfillment centers

Walmart Stores has chosen Davenport in Polk County, Florida, as the site to build its newest e-commerce fulfillment centers.


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Walmart will build two fulfillment centers that will be dedicated to shipping online orders, which will create more than 625 new jobs and open next year.

Walmart selected the Majestic I-4 Distribution Center park, located near the intersection of I-4 and Highway 27 in Polk County, as the site to build two e-commerce fulfillment centers.

The first facility will be just under 1 million sq. ft., will employ more than 500 associates and house smaller products, such as iPads, PS4 gaming systems, apparel, toys and more.

Walmart’s second facility will be a 1.2 million sq. ft. building that will employ more than 125 associates and will house oversized items, such as large electronics, select home products and exercise equipment.

 

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