Amazon's Rugeley processing site to expand

Amazon warehouse in Rugeley Amazon's warehouse in Rugeley opened in 2011

Related Stories

Expansion plans for Amazon's base in Staffordshire have been approved by councillors.

The online retailer wanted 300 more parking spaces for staff and lorries at its processing base in Rugeley.

Cannock Chase Council said the expansion was part of plans by the firm to cater for a peak of about 3,000 employees.

Amazon has also requested a bus service to and from the site which opened in 2011, employing about 1,000 staff.

The company sells a wide range of products over the internet including, books, music, computer games and electronic equipment.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Stoke & Staffordshire



Min. Night 4 °C


Copyright © 2015 BBC. The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.