Amazons is going to fire hundreds of headquarters stuff, along with the employees in other company’s offices, The Seattle Times reports.
According to the newspaper report, the layoffs are aimed at the optimization of company's consumer retail business.
Amazon representatives have stated that the company will try to help the fires employees find new jobs, including the relocation inside the company. The company also added that it is planning “small reductions in a couple of places and aggressive hiring in many others".
It is interesting, there was a rapid growth of stuff in Amazon over the past few years. Amazon working stuff included over 560 000 employees all over the world in December, 2017. There are still hundreds of vacant jobs on the company’s official website. They include the positions in the purchased organizations, such as Whole Foods.