Press Release Archives

12/01/2016: Amazon Launches Digital Books in Hindi, Tamil, Marathi, Gujarati and Malayalam on Kindle

08/30/2016: announces the launch of an urban Fulfilment Centre in Jaipur

08/30/2016: launches ‘Amazon Connect’ for sellers

08/29/2016: Launches India’s first dedicated online Telugu language book store

08/19/2016: Customers Get ‘First Look’ at Autumn Winter Collections from close to 40 fashion brands on Amazon Fashion

08/11/2016: Great Indian Sale Round Up

09/21/2016: launches Amazon Pantry in Hyderabad

09/01/2016: launches its global program “Amazon’s Choice” in India

08/30/2016: announces the launch of an urban Fulfilment Centre in Jaipur

08/30/2016: launches ‘Amazon Connect’ for sellers

08/29/2016: Launches India’s first dedicated online Telugu language book store

08/11/2016: Great Indian Sale Round Up

08/10/2016: announces the launch of used books store

08/07/2016: Great Indian Sale – Deals Sneak Peek

08/05/2016: Amazon Fashion ties-up with DC Handloom to further expand its Crafted in India selection

08/03/2016: announces the launch of an urban Fulfilment Centre in Chennai

07/26/2016: Amazon Launches Prime in India

07/14/2016: opens its largest Fulfilment Centre near Delhi

07/07/2016: Amazon India invests in six new Fulfilment Centres; further expanding its infrastructure for the upcoming festive season

06/30/2016: Amazon Fashion announces biggest ‘End of Season Sale’

06/22/2016: Most Affordable Kindle Now Even Better Thinner and Lighter, and Still Only INR 5,999


05/27/2016: extends reach of Project Udaan. Announces partnership with ConnectIndia

05/24/2016: Amazon launches Kindle instant previews in India

05/19/2016: To enable weavers in four Indian states sell their products directly through’s ‘Crafted in India’ store

05/06/2016: Launches Baby Shower Store this Mother’s Day

04/27/2016: brings three more international brands to India

04/14/2016: Amazon introduces ‘Subscribe and Save’ program in India

04/13/2016: Introducing Kindle Oasis, Our Thinnest and Lightest Kindle Ever

04/08/2016: Launches India’s first dedicated online Malayalam language book store

03/30/2016: Amazon ups investments in Telangana

03/17/2016: Customers vote Amazon India as India’s Most Trusted Online Shopping Brand second year in a row

03/08/2016: brings to you ‘India Modern’ at the Amazon India Fashion Week Autumn Winter 2016 Grand Finale

03/08/2016: brings to you ‘India Modern’ store, turns ramp into reality!


02/17/2016: Make way for Amazon Tatkal, a unique service-on-wheels for SMBs from

02/16/2016: Amazon to acquire EMVANTAGE Payments

02/13/2016: Supports Make In India

02/10/2016: Launches Lending Program for SMEs in India

02/10/2016: releases the list of Most Romantic Cities in India

02/08/2016: Amazon India wins Golden Peacock Award

02/03/2016: launches the Amazon Now app for customers in Bangalore

02/03/2016: Amazon organizes “Amazing Week 2016” for associates at its fulfilment centres

01/19/2016: Amazon Best Reads announced for January

01/18/2016: Announces the ‘Great Indian Sale’

01/14/2016: Launches Exam Central to help students prepare better for Competitive Exams

01/01/2016: Reading Trends Report 2015

12/23/2015: 2015 highlights

12/23/2015: signs MoU with The National Institute for Entrepreneurship and Small Business Development (NIESBUD)

12/21/2015: Indian readers embrace Kindle in 2015

12/16/2015: Launches India’s first dedicated online Marathi language book store

12/16/2015: introduces ‘Amazon Fashion Squad’ to solve the ultimate “Kya Pehnu” Fashion Dilemma

12/15/2015: launches e-mail gift cards from popular brands

12/10/2015: It’s sure to be a Merry Christmas with

11/27/2015: Amazon enables Indian SMEs to power Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales on

11/25/2015: opens its seventh Fulfilment Centre in Maharashtra

11/23/2015: launches four Community libraries and resource centres in Mewat

11/19/2015: Be wedding ready with

11/17/2015: Amazon Kindle gets even more stylish – now available in White; Still only INR 5,999/-

11/05/2015: announces Dhanteras Sale

11/02/2015: This festive season ties-up with Make-A-Wish India

10/21/2015: Celebrate Diwali on with 72 hours Deal Marathon between October 26th-28th, 2015

10/19/2015: launches India’s largest Furniture store

10/18/2015: The Great Indian Festive Sale has become the biggest ever sale event in the history of

10/14/2015: Chevrolet Trailblazer to go on sale on

10/13/2015: packs night shopping with Morning Delivery

10/09/2015: announces the Great Indian Festive Sale

10/09/2015: Amazon enables zero down payment vehicle loans for its delivery associates

10/09/2015: expands selection and labels on its Designer Store

10/08/2015: opens second Fulfilment Centre in Gujarat

10/07/2015: WGSN in Association with presents Global trends for Indian Fashion, Spring/Summer 2016 at Amazon India Fashion Week

10/06/2015: opens its first Fulfilment Centre in Pune

10/05/2015: launches ‘Crafted in India’ store in line with AIFW’s Grand Finale

10/05/2015: opens its first Fulfilment Centre in West Bengal

09/30/2015: Reviving Banarasi weaves at the Grand Finale Show of Amazon India Fashion Week

09/24/2015: Kindle presents India’s first virtual literary festival - Kindle LitFestX

09/18/2015: Amazon introduces India’s first integrated payments and logistics offering for ecommerce websites

09/10/2015: expands its Consumer Electronics offering with AmazonBasics

09/09/2015: Amazon invests in seven new Fulfilment Centres; expands its Fulfilment infrastructure to 20 FCs in India

09/07/2015: launches Best Reads

09/02/2015: Introducing Kindle Unlimited in India: Unlimited reading from over One million titles for less than the average price of a single print book - just ₹199 a Month

08/31/2015: launches Junior’s Store, a fashion destination for boys and girls

08/27/2015: Amazon announces the Amazon Customer Excellence (ACE) Challenge 2015

08/26/2015: expands its Health & Personal Care department with the launch of Household Supplies store

08/19/2015: Chetan Bhagat’s ‘Making India Awesome’ available online, exclusively on the India Kindle India store

08/13/2015: Amazon announces talent program for former Armed Forces personnel in India

08/07/2015: announces The Great Indian Freedom Sale

08/06/2015: Amazon launches its Customer Service facility in Pune

07/01/2015: launches Luxury Beauty Store

06/30/2015: The New Kindle Paperwhite now available on and over 450 retail outlets across India

06/17/2015: Amazon Introduces New Kindle Paperwhite

06/17/2015: opens its first Fulfilment Centre in Punjab

06/09/2015: Amazon launches its Global Selling Program for businesses in India.

06/04/2015: Amish unveils a chapter from “Scion of Ikshvaku” ahead of book launch

05/20/2015: SBI and Amazon announce a strategic partnership to transform how India shops and sells

05/13/2015: Day 1 of The Amazon Great Indian Summer Sale brings the biggest single day of sales

05/04/2015: launches Service Providers Network

04/30/2015: announces The Great Indian Summer Sale

04/28/2015: launches its Organic Gardening store

04/27/2015: launches Sunday Delivery

04/22/2015: Celebrate World Book Day with

04/08/2015: Amazon India ups its investments in Telangana

04/08/2015: makes access to genuine software simple & easy

03/25/2015: Amazon Introduces Kindle Voyage for Readers in India

03/24/2015: Exciting Deals on Kindle eBooks and Convenient Local Payment Options For Readers in India

03/11/2015: Kindle is the Associate Sponsor for Amazon India Fashion Week 2015

03/03/2015: launches the best-in-class Amazon Seller App in India

02/19/2015: launches the Car and Motorbike store with over 22,000 automotive parts and accessories from leading Indian and international brands

02/12/2015: Amazon Fashion takes center stage

02/05/2015: Bulova watches debut in India exclusively on

01/21/2015: launches authentic, ICC-certified World Cup 2015 Fan Gear

01/15/2015: brings the Jaipur Literature Festival 2015 closer to book lovers across India

01/10/2015: Indian writing and New Delhi NCR top the 2014 Reading Trends Report

12/20/2014: Key Highlights of 2014

12/16/2014: launches India’s largest multi-brand Precious Jewellery Store

12/05/2014: launches Office and Stationary Supplies Store

11/25/2014: Amazon Development Centre India is the Highest New Jobs Creator in Karnataka

11/20/2014: launches Musical Instruments & Professional Audio Store

11/19/2014: and The Label Corp Enter into Exclusive Partnership

10/31/2014: launches India’s largest Kannada Books, Movies and Music Store on the eve of Kannada Rajyotsava

10/27/2014: launches two new stores - Gourmet & Specialty Foods & Kids' Party Supplies

10/27/2014:’s Online Shopping Dhamaka Round-up

10/14/2014: expands its ‘Gift a Smile’ initiative

10/13/2014: and Future Group enter into a strategic partnership

10/08/2014: Amazon launches ‘Pay with Amazon’ in India

10/08/2014: launches ‘Large Appliances Store'

09/30/2014: Celebrate ‘Mission to Mars’ with out-of-the-world deals on

09/23/2014: launches Release Day Delivery

09/21/2014: kicks off biggest festive celebrations with ‘Online Shopping Dhamaka’

09/18/2014: Amazon Introduces New Kindle for readers In India

09/08/2014: The Power of Social media to help decide on title of Dr Abdul Kalam’s new books

08/06/2014: launches the multi-brand Gift Cards Store

08/06/2014: Microsoft Announces Exclusive Retail Partnership with Amazon India

08/04/2014: App now available for Windows Phone

07/30/2014: launches India’s largest Pet Supplies store

07/30/2014: Amazon Announces Additional US $2 Billion Investment in India

07/28/2014: Amazon announces five new Fulfillment Centers in India to meet rapid growth

07/17/2014: launches Gift Cards

07/15/2014: #AmazonCart service now available for

07/14/2014: Ropes in Renowned Watch Designer Michael Foley

07/08/2014: launches India’s largest Tamil books store

05/06/2014: enables its customers to 'Gift a smile'

03/06/2014: expands its fashion portfolio with menswear

29/05/2014: Kindle Cloud Reader Now Available in India

14/05/2014: launches the Intimate Apparel Store for women

24/04/2014: marks its entry into Apparel with Women’s Ethnic wear; Also announces the launch of Sunglasses

23/04/2014: Amazon India launches Self-Registration and Assisted Shipping service for sellers

16/04/2014: launches Shoes Store

08/04/2014: launches Health & Personal Care store on its marketplace

31/03/2014: Kindle devices now available on easy EMI

20/03/2014: launches Sports, Fitness and Outdoors equipment store

06/03/2014: launches Branded Handbags & Clutches Store

05/02/2014: launches India’s largest selection for Video Games, Music and Luggage

15/01/2014: Amazon opens its second Fulfillment Center in Bangalore

08/01/2014: released the readers’ choice list of most popular books in 2013

05/12/2013: introduces guaranteed ‘One Day Delivery’ service

27/11/2013: Amazon India launches App for iPhone and iPad

12/11/2013: launches Children’s Corner to Celebrate Children’s Day

29/10/2013: launches Beauty Store

09/10/2013: Now shop on using Amazon App for Android phones

07/10/2013: Spread the cheer - ‘Light up a Child’s Diwali’

26/09/2013: announces the launch of the Home and Kitchen store

19/09/2013: makes its debut in fashion and lifestyle with the launch of two new stores: Fashion Jewellery and Watches

12/09/2013: launches new store for Toys & Games, Baby products, Personal Care appliances and Health Care devices

12/08/2013: launches Computers and Accessories store

07/08/2013: Amazon Appstore Now Accepting HTML5 Web Apps – Making it Easy for Developers to Reach Millions of Kindle Fire and Android Customers Worldwide

08/07/2013: Amazon introduces “Amazon Associates Program” in India

08/07/2013: launches Mobiles & Accessories, Camera & Photography, and Portable Media Players stores

13/06/2013: Introducing Kindle Fire HD and Kindle Fire HD 8.9” on

13/06/2013: Introducing Kindle, Kindle Paperwhite and The Kindle Store on

05/06/2013: Amazon Launches In India