Amazon to Hire 100,000 Temporary Workers to Deal With Increased Demand

The hires will help meet an ‘unprecedented’ need for labor

Amazon is hiring temporary workers to help keep up with demand. Getty Images
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In response to “significant increase in demand” and “unprecedented” labor needs, Amazon said it plans to hire 100,000 full- and part-time positions in its fulfillment centers and delivery network.

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@lisalacy Lisa Lacy is a senior writer at Adweek, where she focuses on retail and the growing reach of Amazon.