Inside an Amazon warehouse
Amazon's new Lakeland Fulfillment Center unfolds over a footprint of 59 football fields, the company said. And the edge of the warehouse that faces the road stretches a third of a mile -- we clocked it in the car.
Beyond its gargantuan size, the facility is an technical marvel. In addition to 800 employees, scores of robots scurry about: Man and machine work in tandem flinging boxes from supplier to you.