Vijayawada: Amazon, the multinational e-commerce giant, has launched the first fulfilment centre in the state to serve the needs of people of Andhra Pradesh which is a happening state in the country.
Amazon India vice-president Akhil Saxena addressing the press conference in Vijayawada on Thursday
Akhil Saxena, vice-president of Customer fulfilment, Amazon India, announced here on Thursday that the fulfilment centre will provide its services to the people of Andhra Pradesh.
Saxena said to media that there are about 7,000 sellers in the State out of which 1,400 are from the city ready to provide all types of products to the customers faster and with efficiency through this Fulfilment Centre.
According to him, Amazon presently has 170 million products in hundreds of categories to supply to the customers. Referring to the fulfilment centre, Saxena said that the facility has solar power system to generate one MW power to cater to the needs of the centre.
He hoped that the Fulfilment Centre would benefit hundreds of small and medium industries. This is the first fulfilment centre in the State. The Amazon has already has 15 fulfilment centres in 13 states across the country.