Amazon has been searching for its second headquarters with the intention of spending more than $5 million on the site it chooses in North America. This official announcement has confirmed that it plans to make a scramble between cities competing to get to the selection. The company values that the investments in Seattle during the last 6 years augmented $38 million to the economy of the city.
There have already been around 24 restaurants with in Amazon campus in the city which gives employment to more than 20000 people. The company presented some clues about the place it will land but did not disclose the exact place of its establishment in the future.
With these plans, Amazon has been on the rise in financial ventures and it continues to grow on. Amazon has planned to hire hundreds of new employees but also stated that its employees presently working in Seattle headquarters will be given a choice to shift to the new spot.