Woof! Amazon.in now serving Pets

Amazon.in launches India’s largest Pet Supplies store

Pet owners can shop on Amazon.in from over 2700 pet products from 100+ brands including products for pets with special needs

Customers enjoy 30-day no questions asked return policy

Bangalore, August 4, 2014: Amazon.in today announced the launch of India’s largest Pet Supplies store on its marketplace, www.amazon.in providing a one-stop destination to shop for a wide selection of pet supplies for pets such as dogs, cats, birds, fish and small animals like hamsters. Pet owners can select from over 3000 products ranging from Pet Food, Apparel & Leashes, Toys, aquarium plants, pumps and grooming products, from over 100 domestic as well as international brands like Pedigree, Royal Canin, Cibau, Trixie, Kong, Drools, Scoobee and many more. The store also offers a wide selection of specialty products for pets with special dietary needs like health supplements, products for diabetic pets, splints for dogs with fractures etc.

With detailed product information, useful reviews, images and videos and the added advantage of Amazon.in’s powerful and innovative recommendations engine available on the store, customers can now discover new brands and products for their beloved pets. With more than 50% of the store’s selection eligible for next-day guaranteed delivery, pet owners can enjoy the benefits of fast and reliable delivery of products at their doorstep.

“Our constant interface with consumers helped us identify that selection and availability of Pet Supplies is a challenge across markets. Our Pet Supplies Store brings together all leading pet product brands as well as local retailer at one place.. With our vast selection in this category, a trusted and reliable shopping platform and quick & fast delivery services, consumers can enjoy shopping for their beloved pets with ease and convenience," says Samir Kumar, Director, Category Management, Amazon India.

The Amazon.in Pet Supplies Store offers a wide selection of 100% new and genuine products including apparel & accessories, food products, health supplies, grooming products, training & behavior aids, toys, bowls, carpet cleaning agents, milk replacers, cages, harnesses, leashes, educational repellants, etc. from sellers such as PAWS the PET store, The Pet Point , HeadsUpfor Tails and many more. Consumers benefit from a secure online ordering system, free shipping and Cash on Delivery for all items fulfilled by Amazon. Products purchased from the Pet Supplies store can be returned within 10 days in an unopened, undamaged condition. Items which touch the pet’s skin such as muzzles are not returnable due to health reasons. Food items are not returnable.

Customers on www.amazon.in and Amazon’s mobile shopping application can shop anywhere with ease and confidence from over 17 million products across a broad range of categories including Books; eBooks & Tablets; Movies & TV shows; Kindle Devices, Computers & Accessories; Mobiles & Accessories; Consumer Electronics; Toys & Games; Baby Products; Health and Personal Care products; Watches; Fashion Jewelry; Home & Kitchen products; Beauty Products; Video Games; Music; Luggage & Bags; Handbags & Clutches; Sports, Fitness & Outdoor equipment; Shoes; Men’s, Women’s & Kid’s wear; Pet Supplies and more.

A large base of small and medium-sized businesses are already benefitting from Amazon’s investment in its Fulfillment by Amazon offering. Customers across several cities in India are increasingly enjoying Amazon’s guaranteed next-day delivery on more than 300,000 products fulfilled by Amazon.

All customers benefit from a safe and secure ordering experience, convenient electronic payments, Cash on Delivery, no-risk hassle-free returns policy, Amazon’s 24x7 customer service support, and a globally recognized and comprehensive 100% purchase protection provided by Amazon’s A-to-Z Guarantee.

About Amazon.in
The Amazon.in marketplace is operated by Amazon Seller Services Private Ltd, an affiliate of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN). Amazon.in seeks to build the most customer-centric online destination for customers to find and discover virtually anything they want to buy online by giving them more of what they want – vast selection, low prices, fast and reliable delivery, and a trusted and convenient experience; and provide sellers with a world-class e-commerce platform.

Products on amazon.in range from; Books, Movies and TV shows; the Kindle family of E-Readers, Tablets and eBooks; Computers & Accessories; Mobiles & Accessories; Cameras & Photography; Portable Media Players; Toys & Games; Baby Products; Personal Care Appliances; Health Care Devices; Home and Kitchen and Beauty. It is still “Day 1” and Amazon.in is relentlessly focused on expanding selection and raising the bar for customer experience in India.

About Amazon.com
Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, opened on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and today offers Earth’s Biggest Selection. Amazon.com, Inc. seeks to be Earth’s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and endeavors to offer its customers the lowest possible prices. Amazon.com and other sellers offer millions of unique new, refurbished and used items in categories such as Books; Movies, Music & Games; Digital Downloads; Electronics & Computers; Home & Garden; Toys, Kids & Baby; Grocery; Apparel, Shoes & Jewelry; Health & Beauty; Sports & Outdoors; and Tools, Auto & Industrial. Amazon Web Services provides Amazon’s developer customers with access to in-the-cloud infrastructure services based on Amazon’s own back-end technology platform, which developers can use to enable virtually any type of business. Kindle Paperwhite is the world’s best-selling and most advanced e-reader. It features new display technology with higher contrast, the next generation built-in light, a faster processor, the latest touch technology, and exclusive new features designed from the ground up for readers. Kindle, the lightest and smallest Kindle, features improved fonts and faster page turns. The new Kindle Fire HDX features a stunning exclusive 7” or 8.9” HDX display, a quad-core 2.2 GHz processor, 2x more memory, and 11 hours of battery life, as well as exclusive new features of Fire OS 3.0 including X-Ray for Music, Second Screen, Prime Instant Video downloads, and the revolutionary new Mayday button. The all-new Kindle Fire HD includes an HD display, high-performance processor and dual speakers at a breakthrough price.

Amazon and its affiliates operate websites, including www.amazon.com, www.amazon.co.uk, www.amazon.de, www.amazon.co.jp, www.amazon.fr, www.amazon.ca, www.amazon.cn, www.amazon.it, www.amazon.es, www.amazon.com.br, www.amazon.in, and www.amazon.com.mx. As used herein, “Amazon.com,” “we,” “our” and similar terms include Amazon.com, Inc., and its subsidiaries, unless the context indicates otherwise.

Forward-Looking Statements
This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Actual results may differ significantly from management's expectations. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that include, among others, risks related to competition, management of growth, new products, services and technologies, potential fluctuations in operating results, international expansion, outcomes of legal proceedings and claims, fulfillment and data center optimization, seasonality, commercial agreements, acquisitions and strategic transactions, foreign exchange rates, system interruption, inventory, government regulation and taxation, payments and fraud. More information about factors that potentially could affect Amazon.com's financial results is included in Amazon.com's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent filings.