|Amazon Offers Exclusive Black Friday Deals and FREE Two-Day Shipping through Amazon Prime|
SEATTLE, Nov 22, 2010 (BUSINESS WIRE) --
Amazon.com, Inc. recently announced the launch of its Black Friday Deals page (www.amazon.com/blackfriday). The deals destination will offer a heavily discounted Deal of the Day each day, along with limited-time, doorbuster-style Lightning Deals and other huge savings on the season's hottest items now through Black Friday weekend. All of the products featured on the Amazon.com Black Friday Deals page are eligible for FREE Super Saver Shipping*.
"We see more people choosing to shop online on Black Friday so we're providing customers killer deals now through Cyber Monday, and we're working hard to meet or beat the lowest prices out there," said Paul Ryder, vice president of Electronics for Amazon.com. "And if customers decide to venture out of the house and brave the cold weather and crowds, they should make sure they're getting the best price by using the Price Check by Amazon iPhone App."
Here's a preview of some of the Black Friday deals available starting today at www.amazon.com/blackfriday:
The following deals and many more will be available at various times throughout the week, so customers should make sure to check the Black Friday Deals page often:
All of the products listed above are eligible for FREE Super Saver Shipping or FREE Two-Day Shipping with Amazon Prime**.
*FREE Super Saver Shipping is available on eligible orders over $25 or more.
**Amazon Prime is an annual membership program that gives customers fast shipping on millions of items for only $79 a year. Members receive Free Two-Day Shipping on millions of items sold by Amazon.com and upgrades to one-day shipping are only $3.99 per item. To become a member of Amazon Prime, or to learn more about the membership program, customers can visit www.amazon.com/prime. The free trial offer is not available to all customers.
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.