|MasterCard and Amazon.com Present the 2010 Holiday Toy List|
SEATTLE, Nov 01, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) today unveiled the annual 2010 Holiday Toy List (www.amazon.com/holidaytoylist), where customers can find this season's hottest toys, video games, sporting goods, electronics, music, movies and books for kids. New this year, customers can get FREE Two-Day Shipping, or a $10 credit towards a future purchase for Amazon Prime members, when they use a MasterCard to purchase $75 or more in eligible items from the Holiday Toy List. Visit www.amazon.com/htl-promo for details.
"At Amazon we are focused on making holiday shopping simple and cost effective for parents, friends and family members," said Sarah Wood, director of the Toy & Games Store for Amazon.com. "We know saving money is very important to our customers, and now when they use their MasterCard to purchase select items from the Holiday Toy List they can get faster shipping at no additional cost."
The Holiday Toy List features unique navigation tools that allow customers to quickly narrow and expand search results. Simply sort by "bestselling," "price" or "average customer review," then simultaneously filter by age, category, gender, price range, discount and brand.
Customers will find products that are sure to top kids' wish lists from leading brands like Barbie, Disney, Fisher-Price, Leapfrog, LEGO , Nintendo, Melissa & Doug and Razor. With most products in the Holiday Toy List eligible for FREE Super Saver Shipping and Amazon Prime, customers will find great value and convenience in shopping at Amazon.com this holiday.
Products Amazon.com expects to be among customer favorites include:
Imaginext BIGFOOT the Monster $86.99 (Frustration-Free Packaging)
Please note that product prices and availability are subject to change. Prices and availability were accurate at the time this release was sent; however, they may differ from those you see when you visit Amazon.com or the Amazon.com Holiday Toy List at www.amazon.com/holidaytoylist.
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and today offers Earth's Biggest Selection. Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be Earth's most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and endeavors to offer its customers the lowest possible prices. Amazon.com and other sellers offer millions of unique new, refurbished and used items in categories such as Books; Movies, Music & Games; Digital Downloads; Electronics & Computers; Home & Garden; Toys, Kids & Baby; Grocery; Apparel, Shoes & Jewelry; Health & Beauty; Sports & Outdoors; and Tools, Auto & Industrial. Amazon Web Services provides Amazon's developer customers with access to in-the-cloud infrastructure services based on Amazon's own back-end technology platform, which developers can use to enable virtually any type of business. Kindle, Kindle 3G and Kindle DX are the revolutionary portable readers that wirelessly download books, magazines, newspapers, blogs and personal documents to a crisp, high-resolution electronic ink display that looks and reads like real paper. Kindle 3G and Kindle DX utilize the same 3G wireless technology as advanced cell phones, so users never need to hunt for a Wi-Fi hotspot. Kindle is the #1 bestselling product across the millions of items sold on Amazon.
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SOURCE: Amazon.com, Inc.