WHITTIER, CA & SCHAUMBURG, IL – Amazon has almost become synonymous with expansion as the company has grown so quickly that it is difficult to keep up – although it is my job to do so. The company expanded its banner even further and announced it Addition of two new Amazon Fresh Stores, one in Whittier, California, and one in Schaumburg, Illinois.
The new California store that fifth Amazon Fresh location in Southern California, opened on January 14 after Whittier Daily Newsafter signing a lease and revitalizing a 90,000 square meter DIY store for orchard supply. The new store is located on the Friendly Hills Marketplace at 15225 Whittier Blvd.
The other new store expected to open on Thursdaylocated at 16 E. Golf Road in Schaumburg, Illinois. The 45,000-square-foot store will be only the second Amazon Fresh location open to the public in Illinois, according to Illinois Yahoo! News. Amazon’s first store in the state opened in Naperville last month.
Both new locations offer free same-day delivery and collection to Amazon Prime members, and the new Whittier store will too offer Amazon Dash Cartsthat allow customers to conveniently place items in their shopping cart and be charged as soon as they leave the store.
The new locations will too offer the company’s organic brand, 365 from Whole Foods Market, along with other Amazon exclusive brands including Fresh and Cursive.
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