Amazon Same-Day Delivery Expanding - “Get It Today” Available in Six More Cities

  Amazon Same-Day Delivery Expanding - “Get It Today” Available in Six More
  Cities

  Order as late as noon, seven days a week, and get popular items, including
back-to-school supplies and necessities like baby wipes and shampoo, delivered
                          to your home the same day

  Prime members pay only $5.99 for all the Same-Day Delivery items they can
                                    order

Business Wire

SEATTLE -- August 6, 2014

Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN) has expanded Same-Day Delivery with new “Get It
Today” capabilities for customers in Baltimore, Dallas, Indianapolis, New York
City, Philadelphia and Washington DC metro areas, with more than a million
eligible items now available for same-day delivery. Starting today, customers
can order as late as noon, seven days a week and get things like popular
movies, video games, last-minute travel needs, back-to-school supplies and
family necessities delivered to their home the same day. Prime members pay
$5.99 for all the same-day delivery items they can order. Start a free trial
of Amazon Prime at www.amazon.com/prime and learn more about Amazon Same-Day
Delivery by visiting www.amazon.com/sameday.

Amazon Same-Day Delivery available for customers in Baltimore, Dallas,
Indianapolis, Los Angeles, Ne ...

Amazon Same-Day Delivery available for customers in Baltimore, Dallas,
Indianapolis, Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia, Phoenix, San
Francisco, Seattle and Washington DC metro areas. Customers can order as late
as noon, seven days a week and get things like popular movies, video games,
last-minute travel needs, back-to-school supplies and family necessities
delivered to their home the same day. Prime members pay $5.99 for all the
same-day delivery items they can order. Learn more about Amazon Same-Day
Delivery by visiting www.amazon.com/sameday. (Photo: Business Wire)

“Imagine how much time you will save now that you can get sunscreen, memory
cards, toothpaste, hit movies, text books and HDMI cables all delivered to
your home in hours, seven days a week, in one order from Amazon,” said Greg
Greeley, Vice President, Amazon Prime. “New convenient pricing also allows
Prime members to fill up their same-day shopping cart with everything they may
need for one low price. With more than a million eligible items, we aim to
offer the largest same-day selection at the lowest price.”

Customers who search or browse the Amazon product selection will find the "Get
It Today" filter on the left-hand navigation panel, just below the “Amazon
Prime” filter. They can select “Get It Today” and see only those items
eligible for Same-Day Delivery. A similar “Get It by Tomorrow” filter will
allow customers to discover millions of additional items that can be delivered
the next day.

In an effort to make customers’ lives a little easier, Amazon will offer
same-day delivery for things like everyday household needs, health and beauty,
baby items, toys, movies and games, electronics, office supplies, sporting
goods, apparel and home accessories. Customers will discover popular items
including:

  *New Releases: Find new movies or video games as well as many top
    electronics, gaming consoles and accessories.
  *Back-to-School Supplies: Fill-up the back pack with things like pencils,
    glue, text books, lunch boxes and other supplies.
  *Make it Work: Get electronics working quickly with accessories like HDMI
    cables, batteries, power strips and speakers.
  *Travel: Find last-minute travel needs including sunscreen, towels, back-up
    chargers and memory cards.
  *Family Needs: Prevent running low on essentials at home with baby wipes,
    diaper pail refills, infant formula, toothpaste, shampoo, deodorant,
    detergent, granola bars and more.
  *Projects: Complete projects for school or work with a selection of office
    and craft supplies.
  *Fix it: Finish a quick fix at home with help from super glue, tools and
    even things like refrigerator filters.

Amazon Same-Day Delivery, including the new “Get it Today” capabilities, noon
order cut-off and seven days a week delivery, is already available in Los
Angeles, Phoenix, San Francisco and Seattle metro areas.

Prime members pay only $5.99 for all the same-day delivery items they can
order. Pricing for non-Prime customers remains unchanged, with a $9.98 fee for
the first item and $0.99 for each additional item.

About Amazon Prime

Amazon Prime is an annual membership program for $99 a year that offers
customers unlimited Free Two-Day Shipping on more than 20 million items across
all categories, unlimited streaming of tens of thousands of movies and TV
episodes with Prime Instant Video, one million songs and hundreds of playlists
with Prime Music and access to more than 500,000 books to borrow with the
Kindle Owners' Lending Library. Customers who receive free Prime shipping
benefits through our Amazon Student or Amazon Mom programs can upgrade to an
annual paid membership to receive Amazon Prime digital benefits.

About Amazon.com

Amazon opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995. The company is guided by
three principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for
invention, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping,
personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct
Publishing, Kindle, Fire phone, Fire tablets, and Fire TV are some of the
products and services pioneered by Amazon.

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