Amazon launched an hour courier service in London to further consolidate its ecologicalPosted by: admin | Posted on: March 1, 2017
lead: Amazon’s goal is to allow more users to become subscribers, to develop a life habit on amazon.
today, American business tycoon Amazon in London launched a "Prime Now" express service hours, this is the first Amazon launched the service in the United States, marking its express business began international expansion.
now this one hour express service is only open to individual gold medals in the centre of london. The price per unit of commodity is 20 pounds, 6.99 pounds to pay another fee. So if you’re not in a hurry, choose a free two day express. There are 27 kinds of optional courier goods, in addition to a charger, USB cable, oatmeal, paper towels, condoms, books, toys and other daily necessities, there are many crucial moment things, such as related equipment, tourism and vacation parties and events of equipment or forget others relief birthday gift, including Apple TV, printer, microwave ovens and other appliances.
Amazon in December last year in New York, Manhattan, the first launch of an hour courier service, promised to tens of thousands of daily necessities to shorten the delivery time of one hour. The service is designed to attract more users to become members, and compete with other courier startups. Then the service in other cities in the United States to promote open, and now Amazon to go out of the United States, the world to promote the service.
Amazon in 2005 to launch an annual subscription fee of $99 for members of the subscription service, providing free delivery of goods on the two day. But Amazon later launched a series of special services to increase its membership subscription appeal, such as the day of delivery, gold video streaming services, ad free music streaming service, unlimited cloud storage and pictures of its own brand products in high quality and inexpensive line.
now express startups like Postmates in the world is rising rapidly, which is now the main restaurant food delivery, but is expected after the Japanese goods express expansion, which will undoubtedly pose a threat to the amazon. Postmates just announced a $80 million round of financing a few days ago.
now Amazon’s own initiative to expand the courier business, the purpose is to consolidate and expand their ecosystem. Amazon’s biggest advantage is that it can provide users with fast and cheap goods, strengthen courier business is a must. And it is also being carried out in the restaurant takeaway express business, to create their own one hour express service to pave the way for future expansion. Amazon’s goal is to make as much as possible to allow more users to subscribe to the user, the need to develop the habit of living around the amazon.