Cordova’s Amazon delivery station approved, will generate 450 jobs

By , Special to the Daily Memphian Updated: December 03, 2020 10:29 AM CT | Published: November 12, 2020 11:34 AM CT

Amazon is so eager to get the facility built near the southeast corner of I-40 and Appling that the e-commerce giant is – again – not seeking tax breaks or other public incentives that are so common for large-investment, high-employment developments.


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Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey

Tom Bailey retired in January as a business reporter at The Daily Memphian, and after 40 years in journalism. A Tupelo, Mississippi, native, he graduated from Mississippi State University. He has lived in Midtown for 36 years.


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