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APRIL 26, 2020 PRINT EDITION
  • The e-commerce giant's six French warehouses have been closed since April 16 after court rulings that ordered it to restrict deliveries during the COVID-19 pandemic or face hefty fines.

PARIS: Amazon's French warehouses are set to re-open on Tuesday with about 30pc of employees, three union officials said, following an agreement with staff representatives last week.

The e-commerce giant's six French warehouses have been closed since April 16 after court rulings that ordered it to restrict deliveries during the COVID-19 pandemic or face hefty fines.

A spokeswoman for Amazon declined to comment on the proportion of employees resuming work in warehouses on Tuesday.