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'Go' store not opening in Encinitas, Amazon representative says

'Go' store not opening in Encinitas, Amazon representative says

A spokesperson for Amazon denied Nov. 10 that an Amazon Go store is opening in Encinitas, though city representatives confirmed earlier that day that they thought the store was opening.

A website, amazonencinitas.com, said the store would open in 2018 at the former Whole Foods Market site at 687 South Coast Highway 101, but an Amazon spokesperson has informed the Encinitas Advocate that no such store is opening, at least not one connected to Amazon.

"This website is not affiliated with Amazon and the information it presents is inaccurate," Amazon said in an email.

The website was no longer live as of Nov. 14.

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