Amazon's 3rd prime day kick started on 9 p.m ET on Monday. Previous two such events proved to be a huge turning factor over an increase in gross sells, exceeding the Flipkart's Big Billion day sales.
Unlike the previous year, this time the company has assured that it will be much bigger and have a huge number of deals per hour for prime members of the platform. Available all across the globe.
Amazon in its official website has given a few advertisement banners depicting the variety of products available for purchase during the Prime festival.
Unlike Big Billion day of Flipkart, Prime Day by Amazon will run a bit longer than a day and be precise prime deals will be available for about 30 hours. It begins on July 10th at 9 p.m and will be expected to end on July 12 near about 3 a.m sharp.
Amazon executive says that the main aim of such deals is to boost the sales figure of the company along with an increase in the number of new buyers to the site. Every new user or old user who does own a Prime Account with Amazon can apply before 11th July and can avail these deals. Current Prime membership costs about $100 USD per year.
Amazon also notifies users to access the website from their mobile app to get the details of the upcoming deals 24 hours before the original deal shows up. Every five minutes a new deal will be available for the users browsing from the Amazon App. If any user finds any deal suitable, they can set an alert notification for that particular deal.
Special privileges are offered with Amazon's exclusive virtual assistant Alexa. Anybody who is accessing the deals with Alexa will and can avail the deals two hours before the whole world can get their hand on it. Some the deals are also exclusive to Alexa community. Also, the users who are availing the Prime membership through the Assistant will get $20 discount, lowering down the Prime membership price at $79.
Most of the deals listed under the Prime Day festival are Amazon Fulfilled and offers 1-2 days deliveries in few selected cities. Prime shoppers will get Pantry deals delivered to their doorstep within a day. If you have just become part of Prime society then during your first purchase use the coupon code ‘10PRIMEDAY’ with your order and $10 will be knocked off from your final price (Excluding shipping charges).
Currently, Prime day deals can be availed from about 13 different countries across the globe. Althouse product representative of the company mentioned that all the deals will be region specific and may vary over different countries.