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Amazon to Offer Free Shipping on Holiday Orders

Amazon to Offer Free Shipping on Holiday Orders

Prime members in the United States do get a holiday perk, however.

See the details about Amazon Prime and get a 30-Day free trial (just in time for Black Friday deals) at Amazon.com HERE.

Moreover, the retail giant will also feature "Lightning Deals" on its site that will discount products for a "short period of time". You'll have to be quick on the trigger to snag these offers, though.

More than 3 million items will eligible for same-day delivery during the holiday season, if you're a prime member.

Retailers can expect a robust holiday shopping spree this year.

The tool will be present in the Amazon app and will allow customers to place "selected products" in their home before they make a transaction using augmented reality technology.

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There's also Amazon's "Home of Black Friday" pop-up experience that is returning to London, with more great deals, prize giveaways, workshops, and VIP experiences.

Amazon Black Friday Sale will run from November 16 to November 25, during which a deluge of products will have their prices slashed.

If you're lacking in the Prime membership department, this year you won't have to sigh wistfully whilst looking in the windows of Amazon's free shipping department.

Even though over half of all U.S. households now have Prime memberships, Amazon would undoubtedly like to convert even more consumers to paid subscribers. Sounds like a sweet deal if your wardrobe is in dire need of an update.

One Hour Grocery Delivery + Pickup: Prime members can shop groceries from Whole Foods Market through Prime Now in as little as an hour in 60 cities, and grocery pickup in as little as thirty minutes in select cities - making holiday feast planning or last minute baking even easier. Amazon.co.uk will lead the way as usual, and is promising big things already.