The Amazon fulfillment center in Thornton, Colorado is a massive 2.5 million square feet, featuring miles of conveyers, automation, and guided vehicles moving pallets around. According to the Gazette, the facility employs 1,500 workers, despite the numerous autonomous features. This facility and many others are Amazon’s response to an ever-expanding global marketplace and increasing online retail.

Take a look at this video posted by the Gazette which shows the inside of Amazon’s massive fulfillment center

Article by Wayne Heilman.