The Tampa Bay Times checks out Amazon’s Ruskin center, which the article says is similar to the Lakeland Amazon facility on County Line Road. While the larger Ruskin location focuses on smaller items and employs more than 2,500 people, Lakeland boasts a giant robotic arm to move large items and employs 800.

Source: Tampa Bay Times

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