Amazon’s sprawling Metropolitan Park and PenPlace HQ2 additions in Arlington County, Virginia, will have at least 140,000 square feet of retail space and it has pledged to focus on small and locally owned companies. Amazon announced the first two retail tenants that fit the bill in a blog post. Continue reading "Dogs And Coffee: Amazon’s First HQ2 Retail Tenants"
One year after Amazon selected Arlington for its second headquarters, the e-commerce giant's plans are on track in Northern Virginia. Amazon named Arlington, Virginia, and New York City the twin sites of its planned expansion on November 13, 2018. However, New York backed out after strong opposition from residents and political leaders, leaving the entire field to Arlington. Presently, about 300 Amazon employees are working in 120,000 square feet of leased office space in Crystal City. Continue reading "How’s Things Going 1 Year After Amazon’s Northern Va. HQ2 Pick"