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June 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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Scam nearly puts South Florida shoe company out of business
Scam nearly puts South Florida shoe company out of business

A South Florida entrepreneur who claimed he was scammed out of about $15,000 worth of merchandise is warning others and asking any potential victims to come forward. 

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