October 30, 2013
A Zappos/Amazon fulfillment center in Kentucky.
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The online retail giant plans to deliver packages seven days a week, now in New York and Los Angeles, and in much of the country next year.
As the holiday shopping season revs up, Amazon.com is adding another weapon to its competitive arsenal: Sunday delivery.
In California, Amazon received a year’s exemption from tax collection in exchange for building warehouses, where the company will employ as many as 10,000 workers.
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