Online retailer expands in Storey County

Zulilly logo
Zulilly logo
Set Text Size SmallSet Text Size MediumSet Text Size LargeSet Text Size X-Large
Share
Updated: 12/22/2013 8:22 pm

CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — An online retailer has announced plans for a major expansion of its Storey County operation.

Zulilly spokesman Jess Andrew told the state economic development board last week that the company is building a 700,000 square foot warehouse and distribution center at the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center east of Reno.

Andrew says the company hopes to add 1,600 employees in Storey County over the next five years. It already has 600 workers in the county.

The Nevada Appeal reports the board headed by Gov. Brian Sandoval approved tax abatements designed to convince Zulilly to expand in Nevada rather than Arizona.

Sandoval expressed concern about the company's average wage of $12.50 an hour.

Andrew says workers can move into higher-paying positions.

Zulilly describes itself as an online "shopping destination for moms."

©2013 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Share
1 Comment(s)
Comments: Show | Hide

Here are the most recent story comments.View All

wabuy66 - 12/23/2013 2:57 PM
0 Votes
Roger`s st0rry is inconceivable… last week I got a gorgeous Citroën 2CV from having made $8146 thiss month and in excess of ten/k last month. it’s by-far the most-financially rewarding I’ve ever done. I started this three months/ago and almost straight away began to bring in more than $82 per-hour. look at this site Buzz95.com
NEWSCASTS ON DEMAND
WATCH OUR LIVE NEWSCAST

What's On

All content © Copyright 2013 Intermountain West Communications Company. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
You may also view our Sitemap

Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.