Amazon is rolling out “Black Friday-worthy deals” earlier than ever.
The online retail giant announced on Monday that vacation savings deals are now available on Amazon.com/epicdeals, on the mobile app, or by asking “Alexa, what are my deals?”
Amazon said there are deals and “deep discounts” in all categories, including fashion, household, beauty, toys, electronics and proprietary gadgets. New offers are added every day.
On select days in October and November, Amazon said brands like Apple, KitchenAid, Hasbro, Sony, Bose and Shark “will be offering limited-time deals with deeper deals on their selections of the most popular products to give Amazon customers even more options,” to save.”
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Amazon also unveiled its Christmas gift guides, including the Christmas toy list and a new Christmas prep shop with fall decor, seasonal goodies, and more.
“We’re excited to be helping our customers get great vacation deals earlier this year,” said Dave Clark, CEO of Worldwide Consumer at Amazon, in a statement. “Customers can shop early with confidence knowing that they are getting incredible deals starting today.
Amazon said earlier this year that Prime members in the US can send gifts using the mobile app if they don’t know the recipient’s address with email address or cell phone number.
Last year, Amazon helped kick off the Christmas shopping season early with Prime Day as it increased its annual sales from July to October amid the coronavirus pandemic. Two days after Prime Day 2020, Amazon launched its Holiday Dash sale on October 16. Prime Day 2021 took place in June.
Target gives buyers a starting shot again this season and brings back the “Deal Days” from October 10th to 12th.
Target is introducing a new “Vacation Price Match Guarantee” on October 10th, which, according to Christina Hennington, Executive Vice President and Chief Growth Officer, “gives guests the confidence that they are getting the best deals at Target, no matter when “. they decide to shop. “
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Amazon’s extended return period has also begun. Most items purchased between October 1st through December 31st can be returned until January 31st, 2022.
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Amazon’s first Holiday Beauty Haul begins October 4th and runs through October 25th. The company said new “Black Friday-worthy deals are regularly being dropped from top brands and small businesses like Grande Lash, Kenra, Panasonic, StriVectin, and Woosh Beauty.”
Amazon Early Deals now available
Amazon says that deals will be posted on Amazon.com/epicdeals in the mobile app and you can ask Alexa to notify you of the deals. Here are some of the discounts:
- Vacation toy list: Selected toys are discounted between 15 and 50%.
- Seasonal fashion: The savings are between 30 and 50%.
- Amazon gift cards: Through December 18, first-time Amazon Gift Card buyers will receive promotional credit of $ 10 with purchases of $ 50 or more gift cards while supplies last. Restrictions apply. The credit ends on February 6, 2022.
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