New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio says he would like Amazon to open its second headquarters in New York, adding that he has never purchased anything from the online retailer and prefers shopping in stores.
States and municipalities across America are tripping over each other to land Amazon's new plant which the company promises will come with some 50,000 jobs. Here are 5 Reasons Amazon Won't be Coming to Greater Utica.
The e-commerce giant said Thursday that it will spend more than $5 billion to build another headquarters in North America. Amazon will stay put in its sprawling Seattle headquarters, and the new space will be "a full equal" with as many as 50,000 jobs, said founder and CEO Jeff Bezos.