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Prime members enjoy early access to deals during Amazon.in’s Great Indian Sale



·         Prime membership purchases stood at 4.5 times over a normal day
·         5 times increase in customers using No-cost EMI and EMI for their high value purchases
·         Samsung A8+ and On7 Prime sell out in a few hours; OnePlus 5T Lava Red variant sees entire day’s sale in the first hour

Bengaluru, January 23, 2018: Prime members were in for an extra treat yesterday with 12 hours of early access during Amazon.in’s Great Indian Sale. Customers signed up for Prime at 4.5 times over a normal day, availing top deals across categories. Smartphones remain popular with Samsung A8+ and On7 Prime selling out in a few hours and OnePlus 5T Lava Red variant seeing an entire day’s sale in the first hour.

“Prime members enjoyed the 12 hours of early access to top deals and exclusive launches during the Great Indian Sale. The overwhelming response is testament to our commitment of offering unmatched value to Prime members. The Great Indian sale opened for all customers on Amazon.in on January 21 midnight with offers on a fantastic selection of products across categories. This Great Indian Sale has something for everyone!” said Manish Tiwary, Vice President - Category Management, Amazon India

Prime Early Access Highlights
(*X) – This is the spike versus normal daily performance

·         Prime membership - Customers across India continue to see value in Prime membership. Amazon.in added Prime members from over 300 cities, including Srinagar in north, Erode in south, Bhuj in west and Hooghly in East.
·         Amazon Pay - Members enjoyed the fast and convenient experience offered by Amazon Pay balance. Top-ups increased by over 2X*
·         Affordability programs - 5X* jump in customers using No-cost EMI and EMI for their high value purchases. Mobile phones, Large Appliances, Consumer Electronics and Laptops were among the most sought after categories, driven by the availability of no cost EMI on a wide selection.
·         Amazon Devices - Fire TV Stick and Kindle Starter Pack, a unique bundle created for India, best sellers on Amazon.in
·         Smartphones - Exclusive launch of OnePlus 5T Lava Red variant saw a tremendous response with an entire day’s sale being recorded in the first hour alone. OnePlus phones across all variants sold 5X*. Exclusive launches of Samsung A8+ and On7 Prime witness sellers going out of stock in a few hours
·         Televisions - Large premium brands Like Sony, Samsung, LG, Panasonic record 5X* growth. Amazon Exclusive brands TCL and BPL record 6X* growth
·         Amazon Fashion - Amazon Fashion saw tremendous growth with brands like US Polo, UCB, GAP, Symbol, RedTape, Levis, American Tourister leading the bandwagon
·         Large appliances -  Washing Machines, Refrigerators, ACs, Microwave Ovens and Chimneys saw a 5X* spike led by Haier, IFB, BPL, LG and Whirlpool. There was 9X* increase in sales of ACs led by south region as customers lapped up offers for the upcoming summers.
·         Home category saw a spike of 2.5X with home furnishings seeing a 3X* spike
·         Furniture saw a 2X* jump in sales led by recliners and beds which grew by 7X* and 5X* respectively
·         Kitchen and home appliances saw over 2X* jump in sales during Prime Early Access led by Mixer Grinders, Water Purifiers and Water Heaters. The growth was led by brands Kent (5X*) and HUL (4.5X*)
·         Tools & home improvement - Power & hand tools and cleaning supplies saw a jump of close to 2X* with customers buying products like mops, drill kits and ladders during Prime Early Access.
·         Auto - 75,000 customers added their vehicles into ‘garage’ (3X* vehicle additions) which took vehicles ‘added to garage’ to 3 million!
·         Beauty enthusiasts shopped for 2.5X* more hair care products with Indulekha and Dove being the most sold brands. Skincare saw close to 2X* increase in sales with Nivea being the most sold brand. Top beauty brands were L’oreal, Maybelline and Lakme
·         In Toys, brands like Funskool, Mattel and Hasbro saw a 2X* jump in sales with RC Toys leading the way
·         Everyday Essentials - It was a floury affair for Prime customers as sales of flour went up 3X* on Amazon Pantry!
·         Fitness freaks shopped for Sports Nutrition brands 2.5X* with Optimum Nutrition and MuscleBlaze leading the sales.
·         Book lovers enjoyed 50% off offers. Top books bought by customers were ‘Milk & Honey’ by Rupi Kaur, ‘CBSE Chapterwise Solved Paper - Mathematics’ by Amit Rastogi & Nidhika Singh and ‘The Immortals of Meluha’ by Amish.

- (*X) – This is the spike versus normal daily performance

Amazon.in’s Great Indian Sale is on from January 21 and will end at 11:59 pm on Wednesday, January 24, 2018.

Customers can continue to shop for thousands of blockbuster deals, benefit from discounts and deals on a large selection of Smartphones, Consumer Electronics, Fashion, Home & Kitchen, Large Appliances, Sports & Fitness, TVs and more. Customers can take advantage of No-Cost EMI as well as exciting exchange schemes on thousands of products including smartphones, TVs and Washing Machines among others.

Customers opting to go cashless can get exciting cashbacks! Customers using their Amazon Pay balance during the sale get extra 10% cashback up to INR 200, on all purchases above INR 250. When customers use their Amazon Pay balance they can enjoy fast and easy checkouts, quicker refunds coupled with a secured shopping experience on Amazon.in. HDFC Bank is offering customers even more savings during this event with an additional cashback of 10% when they pay with Debit & Credit Card and on EMI.


About Amazon.in
The Amazon.in marketplace is operated by Amazon Seller Services Private Ltd, an affiliate of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). Amazon.in seeks to build the most customer-centric online destination for customers to find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online by giving them more of what they want – vast selection, low prices, fast and reliable delivery, and a trusted and convenient experience; and provide sellers with a world-class e-commerce marketplace.


About Amazon
Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon. For more information, visit www.amazon.com/about
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Amazon.in Great Indian Sale – Sneak Peek


Amazon.in Great Indian Sale – Sneak Peek

·         Shop for thousands of blockbuster deals every hour

·         Largest number of Prime-eligible products for next-day free shipping along with Prime exclusive deals & 30-minutes early access to top deals

·         Exciting deals on Large Appliances, Fashion and Smartphones

·         Lucky customers to win Rs.1 Lakh every hour on Amazon Pay balance Contest

·         1-year Kindle Unlimited subscription at a discounted price of INR 1499

·         Customers shopping on App can avail exciting discount from Yatra.com


Bengaluru, April 10, 2017: Amazon India today announced that the Amazon Great Indian Sale starting from 12 am (midnight) on May 11th up to 11:59 pm on May 14th will offer a selection of over 100 million products across various categories, including big brands, with irresistible deals at attractive prices. Customers would be able to enjoy thousands of blockbuster deals every hour. Prime members, while already enjoying the benefits of free one-day and two-day shipping across a large selection and free unlimited video streaming, will have Prime exclusive deals as well as 30 minutes early access to other top deals before non-Prime members on all three days! Customers can benefit from discounts and deals on large selection of Mobiles, Tablets, Laptops, TVs and Large Appliances.



Customers loading the Amazon Pay balance during the 3 days are in for an added treat! Amazon Pay balance is running a contest where lucky customers can win Rs. 1 Lakh every hour! Customers need to add Rs.500 to their Amazon Pay balance and answer a simple question to be eligible for the contest



Book lovers across the country are really going to enjoy this sale! Amazon is offering a flat 75% discount on bestselling eBooks from the Kindle Book Store as well as a 1-year Kindle Unlimited subscription at a discounted price of INR 1499. These eBooks can also be read on the free Kindle App for Android and iOS.



Additionally Amazon.in is offering No-Cost EMI – Buy Now, Pay Later in Installments for Bajaj Finserv Cardholders on brands like OnePlus, Samsung, BPL, HP, Sony and Lenovo



“With The Great Indian Sale, we are excited to bring together exciting and fantastic deals from thousands of brands and sellers across vast selection of products and all types of product categories. Customers across the country can buy products of their choice with assured fast & reliable delivery. As always, this Great Indian Sale has something for everyone! ,” said Manish Tiwary, Vice President Category Management, Amazon India



Apart from Amazon Pay balance’s exciting contest, customers opting to go cashless can get exciting cashbacks. Citibank is offering customers even more savings during this event with an additional cashback of 10% when they pay with Citibank credit and debit cards. Customers shopping on the Amazon App during the Great Indian Sale are in for an added treat! App users can avail 15% cashback offered by Citibank. Customers who shop on the App for above INR 500 during the event will d be eligible to receive a code from Yatra.com for a flat INR 1000 discount on domestic hotels.

Amazon Great Indian Sale Deals Preview

Below is a sneak peek of some of the specially curated deals for The Great Indian Sale across categories on Amazon.in:



Prime Exclusive Deals

·         Exclusive access to Redmi 4A

·         Voltas 155 CY 1.2 Ton 5 star split AC at 35% off

·         Audio Sony XB10 speakers : 32% off

·         Upto 40% off on Hard Drives

·         Upto 25% off: Blue Star Water Purifiers

·         Senheiser headphones at 60% off

·         Upto 50% off: Air Purifiers

·         10% off on Amazon Gift Cards

·         Minimum 35% off: Garmin Activity Trackers

·         Up to 50% off for Stanley Black & Decker Drills and Tools

·         Upto 50% off on Bombay Dyeing and Wonderchef Cookware products from Chef Sanjeev Kapoor

·         Upto 35% off on Fitbit charge 2

·         30% - 70% off on top fashion brands

·         Min 30% off on Fisher Price



Some deals on Large Appliances

·         Up to 30% off on Air Conditioners + Installation Offers on LG, Blue Star, Samsung, Whirlpool

·         Up to 20% off on Refrigerators from Samsung, Whirlpool, LG

·         Up to 25% off on Washing Machines from BPL, IFB, Bosch

·         Up to 45% off on Televisions from Sanyo, BPL, TCL, Samsung

·         No Cost EMI offers on ACs – Rs 1,700/month onwards

·         No Cost EMI offers on Refrigerators – Rs 1,810/month onwards

·         No Cost EMI offers on Washing Machines - Rs 1,700/month onwards

·         Exchange offers up to Rs. 5000 on ACs, Refrigerators and Washing Machines



Some deals on Consumer Electronics:

·         Upto 40% off on Motorola Phones

·         Upto 50% off on Mobiles and Accessories

·         Samsung Mobiles Up to Rs. 2,450 off Samsung

·         Lenovo smartphones Up to Rs. 3,000 off Lenovo

·         Coolpad Smartphones up to Rs. 1000 off Coolpad

·         6th Generation Core i3, 1TB Laptops starting Rs. 23,990



Exciting deals on Amazon Fashion:

Amazon Fashion is offering up to 70 per cent discount on more than 2.5 lakh styles from over 250 top fashion brands



·         40% - 70% off on Women's Clothing from brands like Vero Moda, W for Woman, Jealous 21

·         40% - 70% off on Men's Clothing from brands like Wrangler, Lee, Killer, John Miller

·         50% - 70% off on Fashion Jewellery from brands like Mahi, Voylla, Accessorize

·         30% - 60% off on Shoes from brands like Lotto, Red Tape, Woodland

·         30% - 60% off on Backpacks and Suitcases from brands like American Tourister, Skybags, Safari

·         30% - 60% off on Gold and Diamond Jewellery from brands like Nakshatra, Asmi, Stylori, TBZ

·         20% - 60% off on Watches from brands like Titan, Fastrack, Giordano

·         30% - 50% off on Handbags from brands like Caprese, Baggit

·         30% - 50% off on Sunglasses from brands like Fastrack, Idee



All Consumers on  www.amazon.in and the Amazon mobile shopping app have an easy and convenient access to 100 million products across hundreds of categories. They benefit from a safe and secure ordering experience, convenient electronic payments, Cash on Delivery, Amazon’s 24x7 customer service support, and a globally recognized and comprehensive 100% purchase protection provided by Amazon’s A-to-Z Guarantee. They can also enjoy Amazon.in’s guaranteed next-day, two day delivery, Sunday and Morning delivery on products fulfilled by Amazon.


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Amazon.in’s first Great Indian Sale of the Year Sets New Benchmarks in Daily Units, Cashless Payments and Prime Shopping

Amazon.in’s first Great Indian Sale of the Year Sets New Benchmarks in Daily Units, Cashless Payments and Prime Shopping

  • Daily units exceed Diwali. Building upon the triple digit YoY growth, the Sale witnesses 200% growth over normal day
  • More customers chose cashless transactions than ever before with 30 times more customers topping their Amazon Pay balance compared to normal day
  • Prime members loved shopping during the event as 1 out of every 2 orders were placed by Prime members

 Bengaluru, 24th, Jan 2017: The Amazon Great Indian Sale, the first sale event of 2017, concludes today on a new high, setting new benchmarks in daily units sold, number of cashless transactions and Prime adoption.

"We are humbled by the massive customer interest in Amazon’s Great Indian Sale, and are excited by the new benchmarks set for daily units, cashless payments using Amazon Pay, and Prime,”said Amit Agarwal, VP and Country Head, Amazon India. “The significant momentum building upon our already triple digit year over year growth rate, and strong new customer growth with preference for Prime, strengthens our belief that customers across India are choosing us to find, discover, and buy anything online,” he added.

Highlights:

Reach:
·         New customer acquisition rate matches the peak Diwali shopping season and witnesses over 185% as compared to a normal day. The growth was even more stronger in Tier 2/3 geographies (200%)  
·         Remarkable  new customer growth in Tier-3 cities including Patiala- 1084%, Virudhunagar-630%, Sambalpur-475%, Kolhapur- 400% among others
·         The Amazon Shopping app continues to maintain its leadership position as the most downloaded shopping app in the country
·         Surpassing the peak Diwali shopping season, Amazon’s assisted shopping program Project Udaan continued to lead the customer adoption growth with 50X growth as against a normal day

Prime grows in popularity:
·         Prime remains a customer favorite with unlimited free expedited shipping, early and exclusive access to deals, and unlimited video streaming, for a low annual promotion fee of 499
·         More customers bought a Prime subscription than any other product
·         1 out of every 2 orders were placed by Prime members 

Growth in Cashless Payments:
·        More number of customers chose cashless transactions than ever before. There was significant growth in Amazon Pay balance usage with 30X customers loading money into the Amazon Pay balance as compared to a normal day
·         New customers who adopted Amazon Pay grew by 360% 

Category Growth momentum:
·         Customers continued their trust in Amazon by shopping across categories and buying everything from mobile phones, TVs, refrigerators, international brands in fashion to daily essentials, and home products. All  categories grew in the range of 2X-7X as compared to a normal day

Seller Growth
·         Over 2200 sellers witnessed their biggest sale day ever during the event
·         Sellers from Tier II and below geographies witnessed growth of over 135% as compared to a normal day
·         Number of sellers in the 1crore club grew over 30% as compared to last year

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Amazon.in Announces the ‘Great Indian Sale’



January 18 2016,  16.11 PM IST || Pocket News Alert

Enjoy Amazon.in’s amazing 72 hour deal marathon between January 21st – 23rd, 2015



​Hyderabad, January 18, 2016: There couldn’t have been a better start to the year! ​​Get ready to shop more and save big in the new year with the ‘Great Indian Sale’ on Amazon.in. Starting 12am (midnight) on January 21st to 11.59 pm on 23rd January, Amazon.in will organize a 72 hour deal marathon with amazing discounts offered by sellers and never before deals every hour across hundreds of categories and crores of products. Customers can access the deals from their PCs, mobile phones or mobile app.



And there’s more excitement to the event this time around As there are 40+ international brands, launched over last 6 months on Amazon.in across categories, available upto 30% off. Apart from limited time deals on brands like GoPro Cameras, ME Electronics, Ravensburger Puzzles etc., there are exciting seller discounts of upto 30% on the  entire range of international toys , upto 35% off on international baby brands and upto 20% off on the international Home & Kitchen brands.



Talking about the Great Indian Sale, Samir Kumar, Vice President Category Management, Amazon India said, “We are very excited to host the Great Indian Sale-a 72 hour deal marathon from the 21st – 23rd January. With this 72 hours deal marathon, our customers across the country will have a delightful time shopping in the new year across a wide selection of  products that they would like to buy at the best possible price points. The event will enable customers to browse through fantastic offers and bag the best deals possible on crores of products of their choice and in addition, enjoy Amazon.in’s fast and reliable delivery experience at their doorstep.”



There’s more excitement on the app! In line with the “Pehle App” offerings on Amazon.in, Top Deals will be available 15 minutes earlier on the app, giving customers a better chance to bag the deal of their choice even if they are on the go.



Customers can also enjoy instant discounts on Amazon.in gift cards. Citibank credit card holders will enjoy a 10 per cent cash back in addition to great savings during the sale.





So get set for the Great Indian Sale -  new year’s biggest online shopping extravaganza on Amazon.in!



All Consumers on www.amazon.in and the Amazon mobile shopping app have an easy and convenient access to over 40 million products across hundreds of categories. They benefit from a safe and secure ordering experience, convenient electronic payments, Cash on Delivery, Amazon’s 24x7 customer service support, and a globally recognized and comprehensive 100% purchase protection provided by Amazon’s A-to-Z Guarantee. They can also enjoy Amazon.in’s guaranteed next-day, two day delivery, Sunday and Morning delivery on products fulfilled by Amazon.

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