by KJZZ Business News, Your NPR Station
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Despite passing on Arizona for the site of its upcoming second headquarters, Amazon is expanding in the state, into Tucson.
The company announced Wednesday that Tucson will be the home of a new fulfillment center, bringing 1,500 new jobs to the city. Employees at the center will pick, pack and ship small items like books, electronics, household items and toys.