Amazon.in launches India’s Shoes store

Offers extensive collection of 5000+ styles for men, women and kids, including latest selection from top international and Indian brands

Customers enjoy 30-day no questions asked return policy

Bangalore, Aoril 16, 2014: Getting the right size, the right style and the right comfort has never been an easy job for shoe shoppers until now. Amazon.in’s newly launched Shoes store offers wide variety of well-known international & Indian footwear brands, prices to suit all pockets, detailed product descriptions and size charts, and a 30-day no questions asked return policy so that customers can shop for the right shoes for themselves without any hassle and get them delivered to their doorstep. And of course, there is Amazon’s 100% purchase protection that ensures genuine products and a safe and trusted shopping experience.

Amazon.in’s new Shoes store launches with a wide selection of over 5000 styles of shoes for men, women and kids, from over 50 international and Indian brands. Customers can now shop for an impressive array of brands including leading brands like Crocs, Puma, Fila, Red Tape, Catwalk, Tresmode, Inc. 5, Disney, Converse, Havaianas and Carlton London, and popular Indian brands like Metro, Liberty and Lords at one single convenient destination.

“Amazon.in’s Shoes Store brings together all leading footwear brands, different retailers and boutique fashion designers at one place. It’s a single destination for consumers to keep up with the latest international footwear trends and shop for the season’s top picks. With our vast footwear selection, a trusted and reliable shopping platform and quick & fast delivery services, consumers can just soak themselves in the pleasure and enjoyment of shopping,” said Mr. Vikas Purohit, Category Leader - Fashion, Amazon India.

“We are excited to see the launch of the shoes category on Amazon.in and be part of it. I am sure that this would be the beginning of a long term association between Crocs and Amazon that brings the best of both our brands to customers in India,” said Nissan Joseph, General Manager, Crocs India.

Shoe shopping in this new store definitely promises to be an exciting experience. With a wide range of footwear collection for men, women and children- from formal Oxford and Derby shoes, high performance sports shoes, trendy loafers, comfy flats, in-vogue stilettos, studded party-wear, colorful flip-flops, the store offers something for everyone. With multiple vivid images to get a clear idea of the product, and accurate depictions of size, material, color, heel type and height, finding that perfect style has never been easier.

All footwear available on the Shoes Store will be listed in terms of the UK size metrics, which is what most Indian customers are used to, to make it easier for the customer to select the right size. Additionally, for those who may need help, there is a size conversion tool called the “Amazon Shoe Sizing Chart” for men, women and kids to help the customer relate to the default UK size. Should that not be enough, customers can reach out to Amazon’s 24x7 customer care through chat or phone for any help regarding footwear sizes.

While shopping for footwear, customers can also shop for shoe accessories such as polishes, insoles, and brushes from several brands including Woly and Cherry Blossom, providing a one-stop shopping experience for all shoe shoppers.

In addition to shoes, customers on www.amazon.in can shop with ease and confidence from over 15 million products across categories including Books, Movies and TV shows; Kindle Devices, Tablets and eBooks; Computers & Accessories; Mobiles & Accessories; Consumer Electronics; Toys & Games; Baby Products; Personal Care Appliances; Health Care Devices; Watches; Fashion Jewellery; Home and Kitchen; Beauty Products; Video Games; Music; Luggage & Bags; Handbags & Clutches and Sports, Fitness & Outdoor equipment and now Health & Personal Care products.

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. Customers across several cities in India can also avail guaranteed next-day delivery at Rs. 99 per order on more than 180,000 products fulfilled by Amazon.

Customers can also now shop on Amazon.in through its latest mobile shopping apps for iPhones, iPads and Android phones. They can use these apps to conveniently shop on the go just as easily as they do on their PC; they can browse & search for their favorite products, view recommendations & customer reviews, add to wish lists & cart and complete the purchase using all of the payment options available on the site and track the status of their orders. The Amazon mobile shopping App is available as a free download through Amazon Appstore: www.amazon.in/apps.

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.

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