It has been learned through a Bloomberg report that Amazon is planning to shut down some of its operations in India. The company has decided to shut down its distribution services (Amazon Distribution Services) in India.
Business News. Amazon Layoffs 2022: The phase of layoffs continues in many big companies around the world. While on one hand many big companies including Twitter, Meta, Microsoft and Google have taken out their employees, on the other hand it is being heard that the famous e-commerce company Amazon is also going to lay off its employees. . Let us tell you that Amazon India has recently given a big blow to Indians by announcing that the company is planning to lay off around 10,000 employees. It has been learned through a Bloomberg report that Amazon is planning to shut down some of its operations in India. The company has decided to shut down its distribution services (Amazon Distribution Services) in India. Let us tell you that the company has also recently closed its food delivery and education services.
50 employees used to work in 3 cities
According to media reports, Amazon’s distribution services were in cities like Bengaluru, Hubli and Mysore. About 50 employees used to work in this service of the company. The company was supplying moving consumer goods from company to retail traders through its distribution facility. However, the company has not yet responded to the closure of Amazon Distribution Services.
This is the reason behind this decision
It is believed that the company has taken this decision because it wants to focus on its core business. To do this, the owners of the company have decided to stop the rest of its services. Amazon says that it is far behind the competition and it has to take this drastic step due to the loss. On the other hand, experts are seeing this move of Amazon linked to the recession.
Will gradually lay off 10,000 people
Let us tell you that the company had announced a few days ago that it is going to lay off more than 10,000 employees globally. However, all these employees will not be removed at once but gradually from different segments. According to the news, Amazon has not fired even a single employee yet.