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Amazon.in launches two new Fulfillment Centres in Tamil Nadu

With a total storage capacity of over 1 million cubic feet in Tamil Nadu, Amazon.in will enable faster order fulfilment in the upcoming festive season

Chennai, September 28, 2016: Amazon.in today announced the launch of two new Fulfilment Centres (FC) at Chennai and Coimbatore in Tamil Nadu. Spread over nearly 200,000 square feet with over 900,000 cubic feet of storage space, these FCs will empower thousands of small & medium businesses to leverage the growth of digital economy and reach a wide customer base. Along with an Urban FC in Chennai, Amazon.in now has 3 FCs in the state offering over 1 million cubic feet of storage space for faster delivery during the upcoming festive season. These FCs in the state will further enable Amazon.in to support deliveries under its recently launched Prime program and offer faster delivery to a wider set of customers during the upcoming festive season. With this launch, Amazon.in has 27 operational Fulfilment Centres in 10 states across the country with a combined storage space of close to 7.5 million cubic feet.

On the occasion of the launch, Mr. Akhil Saxena, Vice President, India Customer Fulfilment, Amazon India, said “In line with our vision to transform the way India buys and sells, we have been relentlessly focusing on improving the experience for our customers and sellers. As we gear up for the festive season, fulfilment capacity will play a defining role in shaping this experience. For our customers, these FCs bring us closer to them in the region and will not only support our Prime promise of one-day & two-day delivery but will also allow us to efficiently serve them this festive season. For our sellers, these FCs will enable thousands of small & medium businesses to save money by replacing their upfront capital expense with low variable cost and pay only for the storage space they use and the orders that we fulfil.”

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