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Amazon.ca Announces Thousands of Boxing Day Deals

Avoid waiting in long lines and fighting for parking - shop top deals from the 
comforts of home with Free Super Saver Shipping on eligible items 
SEATTLE, WA, Dec. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - Amazon.ca today announced that starting at 
12:01 a.m. on Dec. 26, it will kick-off a week of Boxing Day deals with 
discounts on popular products like 60 percent off KitchenAid Ultra Mixers and 
up to 71 percent off seasons 1-4 of "Sons of Anarchy" on DVD. Customers who 
visit www.amazon.ca/boxingday will discover huge discounts on everything from 
electronics to books to movies and watches with Free Super Saver Shipping on 
eligible items. Customers are encouraged to shop early as these offers are 
onlyavailable while supplies last. 
"Boxing Day shopping can be fun, but also overwhelming. We're excited to 
offer Canadians the chance to spend more time relaxing at home with family 
while still benefitting from spectacular savings," said Steve Oliver, country 
manager for Amazon.ca. "There's no need to fight crowds for parking spaces 
or stand in long check-out lines to get a great deal. Customers can shop 
from over a dozen product categories to find exactly what they want or buy 
what Santa may have forgotten to put under the tree." 
Amazon.ca offers Canadians Free Super Saver Shipping on orders of eligible 
products$25 and over. With guaranteed accelerated delivery on select 
items, customers can also rest assured packages shipped with priority or 
express shipping will arrive when they want them to, as quickly as overnight. 
Below is a sneak peek of some of the discounted items available to shoppers 
beginning Dec. 26 at www.amazon.com/boxingday: 


    --  Up to 61% off "Entourage: The Complete Series"
    --  Select Blu-ray Steelbooks for $9.99, including "The Departed,"
        "The Matrix," and more
    --  The Rolling Stones "Grrr!" Box Set for $89.99
    --  $50 off the Nest Thermostat
    --  $99 for Le Pan 1 and $159 for Le Pan 2 tablets
    --  20% off a Diono RadianRXT Ventura Car Seat
    --  Up to 25% off select pet supplies
    --  25% off Beats headphones and speakers
    --  Up to 33% off select video games, including "Halo 4,"
        "Assassin's Creed 3," "NHL 13," and more
    --  $10 off Roku Digital Media Players
    --  Up to 45% off select digital cameras from Panasonic, Olympus
        and Canon
    --  Panasonic HDTVs lowest prices of the year, up to 25% off
    --  Up to 79% off memory cards and hard drives
    --  Up to 80% off select Stuhrling Original watches
    --  Up to 55% off select Movado watches
    --  Up to 50% off select Citizen watches
    --  45% off an Omega Juicer
    --  Up to 65% off select Magellan GPS devices
    --  Up to 75% off select movies and TV shows
    --  60% off "America Again" by Stephen Colbert
    --  50% off "The Hobbit" and "The Lord of the Rings" box sets
    --  50% off "Totally MAD"
    --  50% off "The Looneyspoons Collection"

Amazon.ca's Boxing Day sales begin Dec. 26 and run through Jan. 6. For more 
information about Amazon.ca's holiday deals and promotions, follow Amazon.ca 
on Facebook.

* Availability is limited and additional restrictions apply. See website for 
details.
*FREE Super Saver Shipping is available on eligible orders $25 and over. 
Guaranteed accelerated delivery is available on selected items when priority 
or express shipping is selected. Additional shipping charges and other 
restrictions apply. See website for details.

About Amazon.ca

Amazon.ca (www.amazon.ca) is part of the global family of Amazon Web sites 
that have become known for great prices, selection, and convenience. Amazon.ca 
customers can find and discover millions of English and French books, Kindle 
books, CDs, videos, sports and outdoors products, DVDs and electronics, 
watches, tools, baby, home and garden products, as well as a vast array of 
software, video games, and consoles--all at everyday low prices. Amazon.ca 
also offers FREE Super Saver Shipping, available on orders of $25 CAD or more 
delivered to a single Canadian address. Amazon.ca sources products directly 
from Canadian publishers and distributors, ensuring a rich offering of 
Canadian titles and content. Features such as original editorial reviews in 
English and French and product recommendations help Amazon.ca customers find 
the right products for them among the site's broad selection.

Amazon and its affiliates operate websites, including www.amazon.com, 
www.amazon.co.uk, www.amazon.de, www.amazon.co.jp, www.amazon.fr, 
www.amazon.ca, www.amazon.cn, www.amazon.it, www.amazon.es and 
www.amazon.com.br. As used herein, "Amazon.com," "we," "our" and similar terms 
include Amazon.com, Inc., and its subsidiaries, unless the context indicates 
otherwise.

Forward-Looking Statements

This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of 
Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities 
Exchange Act of 1934. Actual results may differ significantly from 
management's expectations. These forward-looking statements involve risks and 
uncertainties that include, among others, risks related to competition, 
management of growth, new products, services and technologies, potential 
fluctuations in operating results, international expansion, outcomes of legal 
proceedings and claims, fulfillment center optimization, seasonality, 
commercial agreements, acquisitions and strategic transactions, foreign 
exchange rates, system interruption, inventory, government regulation and 
taxation, payments and fraud. More information about factors that potentially 
could affect Amazon.com's financial results is included in Amazon.com's 
filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent 
Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent filings.

Media Contact:

Jeffrey Spivock jspivock@national.ca 416 586-1914

SOURCE: Amazon.ca

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