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Amazon unveils Featured Articles feature in India: Here’s how it works

The ecommerce platform is said to have launched a ‘Featured Articles’ feature on Android and iOS which is hidden in the Kindle section and it provides users access to featured articles, commentary, and opinions on a variety of topics including trending articles and more.

May 28, 2021, 17:33 PM IST

Amazon blocks 10 billion phony listings in counterfeit crackdown

Amazon has been wrestling with counterfeits for years. But since 2019, it has warned investors in government filings that the sale of phony goods poses a risk to the company and its image. Brands may not want to sell their items on the site if they know there are fake versions being offered. And knock-offs could cause shoppers to lose their trust in Amazon.

May 10, 2021, 19:46 PM IST

Amazon India plans to help SMBs by waiving off fees paid by sellers amid COVID-19

The e-commerce major said it is waiving 50 percent of the 'sell-on-amazon' or 'referral fee' from May 1-31 for a section of sellers and will reimburse storage fees and long-term storage fees charged for keeping sellers' products at its warehouses for merchants based out of non-serviceable pin codes.

May 02, 2021, 13:29 PM IST

Amazon partners with industry, NGOs to bring in 10,000 oxygen concentrators, BiPAP machines into India

All the organisations are working closely with the Indian government to expedite the entry of these oxygen concentrators and BiPAP machines into the country, Amazon said in a blog post. These medical equipments will be donated to hospitals and public institutions to augment their capacity to help COVID-19 infected patients across multiple cities, it added.

Apr 25, 2021, 22:30 PM IST

Amazon Fire TV Cube with hands-free Alexa voice control launched in India

Fire TV Cube comes with an Ethernet adapter, Alexa Voice Remote, and IR extender cable and is available for customers in India at Rs 12,999 starting today on Amazon.in and select Croma and Reliance outlets. To connect Fire TV Cube, customers can purchase an HDMI cable separately, which is available at no extra cost along with the device as an introductory offer.

Apr 21, 2021, 17:36 PM IST

Amazon unveils special store for IPL 2021 fans: Here are the top offers

Amazon India has come up with a special storefront in India for IPL 2021 fans and it is giving massive discounts on home appliances and accessories and it is providing up to 40% off on TVs and up to 50 % off on ACs, refrigerators, fans, and coolers among others.

Apr 13, 2021, 23:27 PM IST

Amazon Grand Gaming Days sale: Check out the top offers on laptops and accessories

The company is giving up to 50% discount on various laptops like gaming laptops, gaming consoles and accessories, graphics cards and monitors among others. Besides that, Amazon is also giving exchange offers and no-cost EMI options on the selected devices.

Apr 13, 2021, 20:38 PM IST

Amazon India launches mentor programme for startups, emerging brands

Amazon Launchpad currently showcases over 2 lakh products offered by more than 800 emerging brands across 30 different product categories. Popular sectors catered to by these brands include health and personal care, beauty and grooming, grocery and home products. The second edition of 'Amazon Smbhav' will be hosted from April 15-18, 2021.

Apr 11, 2021, 17:58 PM IST

Amazon unveils Regional New Year Shopping Store: Check the top offers and deals

The company launched the ‘Regional New Year Shopping Store’, which brings a wide variety of products to select from and caters to the needs of shoppers who are planning to celebrate their regional New Year. As part of the offer, Amazon India is selling products by companies such as Pigeon, Fossil, boat, HP, OnePlus, and Samsung among others.

Apr 09, 2021, 16:27 PM IST

Amazon Smartphone and TV Upgrade Days: Check the offers on smartphones, televisions and many more

During this sale, customers can get an instantaneous discount of 10% up to Rs 1,000 on the purchase of mobiles, televisions, and mobile accessories using SBI Bank credit cards or EMI payments through SBI Bank credit cards. Besides that, there are offers of up to Rs 8,000 in exchange for old phones during the ongoing sale. 

Mar 30, 2021, 17:46 PM IST

Amazon Electronics Days sale: Check the offers on laptops, headphones, cameras and more

It is giving discounts up to 50% off on the purchase of laptops, headphones, cameras, smartwatches, and tablets among other things. Further, the ecommerce platform also offers a 10% instant discount using Bank of Baroda and Induslnd Bank Credit Cards and also up to 18 months of no-cost EMI option for the users.

Mar 27, 2021, 17:58 PM IST

Claim tax benefits on your purchases from Amazon through THIS process

Amazon claims that with this the customers will be able to make more savings and enjoy tax benefits in lieu of LTC on buying goods with a GST of 12% or higher. The list includes home appliances, consumer electronics, and TVs from companies such as Sony, Xiaomi, Oneplus, LG, and Bajaj among other things.

Mar 21, 2021, 11:14 AM IST

Amazon's Local Shop programme registers over 50,000 offline retail stores

Launched in April this year, 'Local Shops' aims to enable local shopkeepers and Kirana store owners to sell online. In October, Amazon India had said the programme had seen participation from over 20,000 retailers in 400 cities.

Mar 07, 2021, 15:34 PM IST

Amazon collaborates with UN Women to launch IWD storefront in India

As part of the launch, Amazon will contribute Rs 25 on each purchase to directly sponsor girl child education which will be in partnership with the NGO, Nanhi Kali. Besides that, Amazon India unveiled limited-edition bookmarks that feature stories of real women entrepreneurs to mark International Women’s Day in India. 

Mar 05, 2021, 21:35 PM IST

Amazon’s Make in India push, to start manufacturing Fire TV sticks in Chennai

In the blogpost, Amazon wrote that the device manufacturing program will be able to produce hundreds of thousands of Fire TV Stick devices every year, catering to the demands of customers in India. Amazon will continuously evaluate scaling capacity to additional marketplaces/cities depending on the domestic demand.

Feb 17, 2021, 11:38 AM IST

AatmaNirbhar Bharat: Amazon announces its first electronic devices manufacturing line in India

Union Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad on Tuesday held a virtual meeting with Amit Agarwal, Amazon’s Global Senior Vice President and Country Head for India. Range of issues related to the digital sector was discussed during this meeting. After this meeting, Amazon India has made an announcement to start the manufacturing electronics products from India.

Feb 16, 2021, 21:11 PM IST

Amazon Great Republic Day Sale: Here's the scheme to get Xiaomi Redmi Note 9 Pro Max at Rs 1,599

Amazon is offering up to 75 percent off on wireless speakers, upto 70 percent off on headphones, upto 60 percent off on soundbars, upto 45 percent off on 40 and 43 inch TVs, upto 35 percent off on 32 inch TVs and upto 40 percent off on Echo, Fire TV and Kindle. Customers will get upto 80 percent off on clothing footwear, watches and more and also on mens and womens footwear.

Jan 22, 2021, 11:41 AM IST

Amazon Great Republic Day Sale Contest: Guess correct deal prize of Mi Notebook 14 and win prize

Amazon has announced 'Great Republic Day Sales', offering a host of exciting deals on small, as well as large appliances, TVs, furniture, home appliances, sports, auto products, toys and more. Additionally, customers also have a chance to win Rs 1,000 prize during the Amazon Great Republic Day Sale Contest. Amazon has tweeted, "A correct guess and you win the Amazon Gift Voucher."

 

Jan 20, 2021, 18:22 PM IST

Flipkart Big Saving Days Vs Amazon Republic Day sale: Choices and options before you

Flipkart's 5-day Big Saving Days sale that kicked off January 20 will go on till January 24. Flipkart Plus members had an early access from 12 midnight on January 19. During the Amazon sale, customers can choose their favourite brands and products at great prices from this specially curated storefront from January 20 to January 23, 2021. For Flipkart customers there will additionally will be a 10 percent instant discount for customers shopping via HDFC credit card and EMI transactions.

Jan 20, 2021, 12:14 PM IST

Amazon Great Republic Day Sale kicks off: From iPhone 12, OnePlus to Samsung, check out 5 great deals

During the sale, customers can choose their favourite brands and products at great prices from this specially curated storefront from January 20 to January 23, 2021. Amazon is offering up to 75 percent off on wireless speakers, upto 70 percent off on headphones, upto 60 percent off on soundbars, upto 45 percent off on 40 and 43 inch TVs, upto 35 percent off on 32 inch TVs and upto 40 percent off on Echo, Fire TV and Kindle.

Jan 20, 2021, 11:27 AM IST