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Amazon announces plans for Spokane warehouse, first Eastern Washington outpost

Handheld, wireless devices scan bar codes on packages before they’re moved along to the next destination in the Kent plant.


Tour of the Amazon fulfillment (distribution) center in Kent, WA., on Wed. June 13, 2018.



Note:  no addresses on packages or video screens to be readable

Amazon says it will occupy a 600,000-square-foot warehouse being developed near Spokane's airport, the online-retail giant's first distribution center in Eastern Washington.

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