A mannequin new Amazon Locker has out of the blue materialized on the sting of South Philly’s Devil’s Pocket neighborhood, bringing but another well-known emblem to adorn the far west facet of South Street.
Joining the Starbucks-CVS-Wawa trifecta merely a block away, the model new Amazon Locker location at 2306 South St. marks the newest well-known brandname to hunt out a residence inside the ever-changing (and, some would possibly say, fading) Southwest Center City neighborhood.
Central to the Graduate Hospital area, the model new Amazon Locker moreover comes with an onsite staff, which could assist out with returns or for larger packages that don’t exactly slot in a locker.
The new retailer is the city’s second staffed Amazon Locker, with the other on campus on the University of Pennsylvania. There are dozens of various unstaffed Amazon Locker spots by the city, along with one near South Street’s Whole Foods by 10th Street.
The new storefront quietly began working over the weekend. Another surprising addition: It comes with a small car parking zone of 12 areas, a extraordinarily coveted attribute inside the neighborhood. The retailer replaces a lot the place a GreenDrop Charitable Donations truck as quickly as sat.
Customers can return or select up held containers on the retailer from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Monday by Sunday.