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February 21, 2018

Business Florida - Industries

Logistics & Distribution

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Florida Ranks...

  • 1st for air cargo with Latin America and the Caribbean
  • 2nd largest FTZ network in the U.S.
  • 3rd largest cluster of logistics and distribution establishments in U.S.
  • $160 billion in goods flow through Florida ports annually


In the NEWS

AMAZON.COM The e-commerce leader is opening fulfillment centers in Orlando,
Jacksonville and Miami and creating more than 3,500 jobs.

CHEWY.COM The leading online retailer of pet food and products in the U.S. is creating 600 jobs at its new fulfillment center in Marion County.

AUTOZONE The leading distributor of automotive parts and products in the U.S. is building a distribution facility in Ocala with 240 new jobs.

DB SCHENKER Consolidating and relocating its Americas headquarters to Miami-Dade to better serve its Latin American markets; 75 new jobs are expected.

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Toy Story Land Announcement
Toy Story Land Announcement

It’s official! Toy Story Land, the highly-anticipated toy-filled land inspired by the beloved “Toy Story” films, will open to guests at Disney’s Hollywood Studios June 30, 2018.

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Florida teens are leading national debate on gun control. Will this have any effect on legislation in the state this year?

  • Yes, I am optimistic some reforms will get done
  • Not this year, but soon
  • Net result? Nothing will happen

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