Amazon Buys Own Truck Trailers for Warehouse to Warehouse

Amazon has purchased thousands of trailers to make sure it had the shipping capacity to move products on time as its North American business continues its rapid growth. The trailers will be utilized to transport items from one Amazon fulfillment center to another as well as between fulfillment centers and sort centers, where Amazon organizes orders by zip code to be delivered to local post offices. It will continue to rely on existing trucking partners, which own and drive the tractor portion of the vehicles that will tow the Amazon trailers.

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