Amazon Prime Now will deliver air purifiers in Delhi within 2 hoursDebolina Biswas
Delhi users of Amazon Prime Now can get an air purifier delivered to their homes within two hours of ordering.
On November 2, the tech giant announced in a press release that it will deliver air purifies to their Amazon Prime Now customers in Delhi, within two hours after ordering. Air purifiers from top brands like Philips, Honeywell and Mi will be delivered to Prime members within two hours, between 6 am and midnight.
“We are excited to add the bestselling air purifiers to Prime Now selection of over 10,000 products across Consumer Electronics, Home & Kitchen, and Grocery available with 2-hour delivery! We have seen a 4x increase in demand since we launched this.” said Siddharth Nambiar, Head of Amazon Prime Now, India.
The speed of delivery is an important factor to drive sales. Amazon India has scaled up its infrastructure and delivery network in order to facilitate fast deliveries.
Amazon Prime Now, formally known as Amazon Now, offers a selection of over 10,000 everyday-use products, that a customer might require within a few hours. It offers their platform's bestselling products - smartphones, Amazon devices, consumer electronics, home and kitchen items, and grocery.
The Amazon Prime Now application is available for download on both Google Play Store and Apple App Store.
Delhi customers who reside within the covered pin codes can avail the two-hour delivery of air purifiers through the app. According to the release, in order to speed deliveries, the ecommerce platform has 15 fulfilment centres, with temperature controlled storage and delivery capabilities, dedicated to supporting ultra-fast deliveries on Amazon Prime Now.
On October 25, the company piloted its new delivery service - 'faster than same day' delivery of smartphones in Delhi-NCR. This service will allow customers to receive their smartphones within three to five hours of placing the order.
Amazon India begins the third wave of its 'Great Indian Festival' sale tonight that promises to offer the biggest deals on smartphones, large appliances, home and kitchen products, grocery and consumer electronics. The sale will last until November 5.