Amazon India Adds 3 More Categories To Store – Mobiles, Camera, Portable Media
Amazon gets the most awaited Mobiles & Accessories category along with two others – Cameras & Photography, Portable Media Players for Amazon India. With the expansion in Indian E-commerce market, World’s largest online retailer is all geared up for the competition with Flipkart, ebay, Snapdeal and other major players in India.
Since the launch of Amazon India on June 5, Amazon.in now has six categories of products including three new categories with the existing categories of Books, Movies & TV shows and the Kindle family. Amazon India says that they have over 20,000 electronics products from over 200 leading brands. Although Amazon India has started selling the products from the new introduced categories but the kindle fire and fire HD from the kindle family still remains to be available soon.
“Customers have been asking us to bring the Amazon experience to electronic products in India. We are very excited to open our marketplace to sellers in these popular categories and offer broad selection, low prices, great convenience, and reliable delivery to shoppers across India.” said Amit Agarwal, Vice President and Country Manager, Amazon India.
Amazon was incorporated in 1994, in the state of Washington. In July 1995, the company began service and sold its first book on Amazon.com. The company began as an online bookstore.In the first two months of business, Amazon sold to all 50 states and over 45 countries.
Amazon now has separate retail websites for United States, Canada, United Kingdom, France, Germany, India, Italy, Spain, Brazil, Japan, and China, with international shipping to certain other countries for some of its products.It is also expected to launch its websites in Poland,Netherlands, and Sweden.