Ahead of Obama’s Visit, Amazon Announces 7,000 New Jobs

On Tuesday President Obama will visit Amazon.com’s warehouse in Chattanooga, Tenn., to talk about job growth, but Amazon already has something to say.

The online shopping giant announced this morning that it will add 5,000 new jobs across its U.S. fulfillment warehouses where it packs and ships products that were purchased online. It will add an additional 2,000 customer service jobs.

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