There's an Amazon retail store coming to Northwest DC - Technical.ly DC

Business

Oct. 9, 2019 12:28 pm

There’s an Amazon retail store coming to Northwest DC

The ecommerce giant inked a deal in D.C.'s 14th Street Corridor for an 8,000-square-foot retail space, per WBJ.
Amazon continues to bring tech business to the DMV.

Amazon continues to bring tech business to the DMV.

(Photo by Flickr user Mike Seyfang, used under a Creative Commons license)

Northern Virginia isn’t the only region getting some attention from Amazon.

The ecommerce giant is set to open an 8,000-square-foot retail space in Northwest D.C., the Washington Business Journal first reported.

WBJ reported that Amazon inked a deal at 14th and Riggs streets NW inside of a mixed-use redevelopment owned by nonprofit health clinic Whitman Walker Health and Fivesquares Development. This property includes a seven-story structure comprised of residential apartments and 60,000 square feet of office space. Some other notable tenants in this space includes Sephora, Bluestone Lane and Parachute Home. In honor of HIV activist and actress Elizabeth Taylor, the development has been named The Liz.

This retail store adds to the list of Amazon action coming to the DMV region. This expansion comes after the ecommerce giant announced its second headquarters is coming to NoVa, opened Amazon bookstores in Georgetown and Bethesda, Maryland, and also launched an Amazon Hub near the University of Maryland College Park campus.

Amazon hasn’t released an official statement on this expansion yet, but those interested can expect to buy Amazon branded books, merchandise and devices in the retail store. The ecommerce giant currently curates four retail concepts including Amazon Books, Amazon 4-star, Amazon Go and Presented by Amazon.

Companies: Amazon
-30-
CONTRIBUTE TO THE
JOURNALISM FUND

Already a contributor? Sign in here
Connect with companies from the Technical.ly community
New call-to-action

Advertisement

Local Amazon ecommerce service provider Amify opens a second HQ in Ohio

Alexandria-based Amify secures $5.8M in Series A funding

Framebridge opens a retail location in DC, with plans to add another next month

SPONSORED

DC

Verizon is looking for the brightest ideas on how to use its 5G technology

Philadelphia, PA - Center City

Odessa

Sr. Project Manager – ERP Implementations

Apply Now

District of Columbia - Portals

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield

Cyber Security Specialist (Carbon Black Defense)

Apply Now

District of Columbia - Portals

CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield

Cyber Security Specialist (Palo Alto Security Engineer)

Apply Now

Who needs a wallet? Yombu is using biometrics to help make payments more easy

How two former Yu-Gi-Oh! pros plan to make ‘charity checkout’ smarter

Catching up with SnobSwap, which recently rebranded as LePrix

SPONSORED

DC

Escape the August heat with cool AI tech

Philadelphia, PA

Vistar Media

QA Engineer

Apply Now

Philadelphia, PA - Center City

Odessa

Business Architect

Apply Now

Washington, D.C.

The Washington Post

Software Engineer

Apply Now

Sign-up for daily news updates from Technical.ly Dc

Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!