|Macy's Products Now Available on Amazon.com; Tens of Thousands of Products and Many Top Brands Added to the Amazon.com Apparel & Accessories, Jewelry, Beauty and Home & Garden Stores|
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 26, 2005--Amazon Services, Inc., an Amazon.com (Nasdaq:AMZN) company, and Macy's today announced the availability of Macy's products on Amazon.com (www.amazon.com/macys). Everything from exclusive Macy's brands, like INC International Concepts apparel and Hotel Collection bedding, to Macy's wide selection of jewelry, apparel, beauty and home products is now available to Amazon customers.
"Macy's is excited to join the Amazon platform and make our products easily available to the millions of Amazon.com shoppers," said Kent Anderson, president, macys.com. "We are creating another option for customers to find and shop our vast selection of top brands."
Right now, Amazon customers can find Macy's colorful spring fashions and home accessories and add them to the same shopping cart as a book or laptop computer. Macy's wide selection of tableware, bedding and home furnishings can also be found in the Macy's storefront on Amazon.com (www.amazon.com/macys). Macy's will fulfill orders for its products purchased on Amazon.com.
"We are thrilled to work with Macy's to further our goal of offering our customers anything they might want to buy online," said Diego Piacentini, senior vice president of worldwide retail at Amazon.com. "Visitors to the Macy's storefront can buy exclusive Macy's brands, as well as a wide selection of jewelry, beauty, apparel and home products, all within the familiar Amazon.com shopping environment."
About Federated Department Stores
Federated Department Stores, Inc., with corporate offices in Cincinnati and New York, is one of the nation's leading department store retailers, with annual sales of $15.6 billion. Federated operates more than 450 stores in 34 states, Guam and Puerto Rico under the names of Macy's and Bloomingdale's. The company also operates macys.com and Bloomingdale's By Mail.
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 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 beauty, health and personal care, jewelry and watches, gourmet food, sports and outdoors, apparel and accessories, books, music, DVDs, electronics and office, toys and baby, and home and garden.
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