For those wanting to go on an online shopping fiesta, Amazon has announced the long-awaited Prime Day sale dates – July 26 and July 27. The two-day sale will feature a variety of offers in areas such as smartphones, consumer electronics, TVs, accessories, Amazon accessories, fashion & beauty, home & kitchen, and furniture.
In this year’s Prime Day sale, Amazon aims to empower artisans, manufacturers, small businesses, start-ups, women entrepreneurs, weavers and local stores in India by helping them recover from the impact of COVID-19 and subsequent lockdowns.
The giant dedicates this Prime Day to millions of small businesses and local sellers on Amazon. They are grateful for the opportunity to support the businesses associated with them to rebound during these hard times. The Amazon Prime Day sale strives to offer the prime members two days of best deals and savings, hundreds of new product launches, blockbuster entertainment and more, all from the safety and comfort of their homes.
It is also the fifth anniversary of Amazon Prime in India and this sale brings discounts and deals in all categories. Amazon Prime Day sale 2021 will witness over 300 new product launches from giants such as Samsung, Xiaomi, Boat, Intel, Wipro, Bajaj, Eureka Forbes, Adidas, Max, Woodland, MyGlamm.
The products of more than one million artisans and handloom workers from Karigar, 680,000+ women entrepreneurs from Amazon Saheli, 50,000+ neighbourhood stores from local Amazon stores and other retailers from all over India will be on display during the Prime Sale. The Prime Day Sale will also include sales up to 60% off on electronic items like laptops, tablets, fitness bands, etc.
Prime Day also features a world premiere of eagerly awaited films in many languages on Prime Video. The line-up includes Toofan (Hindi), Malik (Malayalam), Ikkat (Kannada), Sarpatta Parambarai (Tamil). Prime Day Entertainment’s line-up includes Season 2 of Amazon’s popular original series – Hostel Daze on July 23. International films include Global Hits like Judas and the Black Messiah and Tom and Jerry: the movie.
Amazon Prime has over 200 million members in 22 countries, including India. The Prime Day sale comes with additional discounts as HDFC Bank offers a 10% instant discount on debit and credit cards and EMI transactions. It is also offering Rs 1000 off on signing up with Amazon Pay. Prime members get additional 5% reward points on Prime Day purchases using the Amazon Pay ICICI Bank credit card. It also offers Prime membership discounts for young shoppers aged between 18-24 years. They can get a ‘Youth Offer’ to avail the Amazon Prime membership. Customers can take advantage of this offer by signing up for Prime and verifying their age to receive 50% cashback right away.
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