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HUNDREDS SHOW UP FOR JOBS AT AMAZON WAREHOUSES IN US CITIES

Hundreds of people showed up Wednesday for a chance to pack and ship products to Amazon customers, as the e-commerce company held a giant job fair at nearly a dozen U.S. warehouses.

Though it’s common for Amazon to ramp up its shipping center staff in August to prepare for holiday shopping, the magnitude of the hiring spree underscores Amazon’s growth when traditional retailers are closing stores - and blaming Amazon for a shift to buying goods

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