What is Amazon?
Amazon is a multinational e-commerce company founded by Jeff Bezos in July 1994. It is headquartered in Seattle, Washington, the United States, which primarily focused on selling books.
Today, Amazon has become the world’s largest online retailer and is persistently growing its footprints in other areas such as physical retail stores, web services, and subscription services. Its biggest competitors include Costco, Walmart, Best Buy, and Target.
What is Amazon Prime?
Amazon Prime is a paid subscription program in which members get immense benefits, including Free-Fast shipping for eligible items, streaming TV shows and movies, unlimited reading, exclusive shopping deals, and offers, etc.
Does Amazon Prime deliver on Sundays?
Amazon Prime delivers on all days a week, be it Saturday or Sunday. They made a contract with a postal service that they will deliver products even on Sundays for Prime members, that too for free. Also, customers get an option to choose a specific day for deliveries from Amazon. in, as long as it’s at least two days since you ordered.
Is there any option to choose the same-day delivery on Amazon?
Yes, you are provided with an option to choose the same-day delivery on Amazon; however, the cost may increase exponentially depending upon the weight and the size of the item you have ordered. However, some prime members living in certain parts of the country are also entitled to get free same-day delivery.
What is Amazon Pay?
Amazon Pay is an online payment processing service for all Amazon users. This service was launched in 2007 that is associated with your Amazon account to make payments. With Amazon pay, you are allowed to make purchases on the Amazon platform and link your Amazon pay account and make payments for third-party websites, services, recharges, donations, etc.
Does Amazon deliver after 8 pm?
The most common carrier for Amazon Prime shipments are delivered between 9 am to 7 pm. However, in rare case scenarios, especially for UPS evening deliveries, the estimate of delivering after 8 pm is likely to happen.
What is Amazon Pay ICICI Credit Card?
Amazon Pay ICICI Credit Card is one of India’s most rewarding cards, issued by ICICI Bank in association with Amazon pay. It is a free credit card with no joining fee, which can be applied depending upon certain aspects, including the individual’s age, income, city of residence, credit score, etc. The frequent shoppers avail this credit card’s primary benefit at Amazon in the form of cashback, no-cost EMI, and much more.
What does AWS mean?
AWS (Amazon Web Services) is a secure cloud platform offering database storage, compute power, analytics, networking, management tools, developer tools, security, loT, enterprise applications, contact delivery, and over 175 full-fledged featured services from data centres globally. AWS has helped numerous small scale businesses thrive. (See How do I find archived orders on Amazon?)
The role of an Amazon Fire TV stick
Amazon Fire TV stick is a media streaming device used to convert your regular TV to a smart TV. It is built on an Android platform facilitating streaming various videos, songs, movies, etc. You can also play games on the device and install android apps. Listed below are some channel that can be streamed for free on the Fire Stick:
- Prime Video
- Apple TV
- Disney+ Hotstar
What are the benefits of Amazon Prime membership?
- Get early access to discounted/exclusive deals and offers
- Free one day/2-day delivery scheduled delivery to eligible address
- Free no-rush shipping to eligible address
- Free same-day delivery to eligible address
- Free scheduled delivery to the eligible address
- Unlimited streaming of videos, playing music, ad-free access to playlists, intriguing Amazon original series at no additional costs on Amazon Prime app or website
- Extra cashback offers on several Amazon purchases
- Unlimited access to millions of e-books, comics, magazines, and much more
List of biggest e-commerce in the world
1. Amazon with 7,98,000 employees
2. Google with 1,18,000 employees
3. JD.com with 2,20,000 employees
4. Facebook with 45,000 employees
5. Alibaba with 1,01,000 employees
6. Tencent, with 62,000 employees
7. Suning.com with 39,000 employees
8. Netflix with 8600 employees