Amazon India's Smbhav 2021 Blog: Updates on the summit

Stay informed with the latest updates on the summit that puts forth how Amazon and our partners leverage digitization, technology & our ecosystem to drive infinite possibilities for India.

Amazon India to cover COVID-19 vaccine cost for more than 10 lakh people; to include employees, associates, SMB sellers, operations partners and their dependents

Amazon India supports cost coverage for COVID-19 treatment, hospital search and coverage of prescribed COVID-19 tests. Initiatives have been scaled and evolved to address the prevailing situation.

1 million jobs, digitally enabling 2.5 million MSMEs, cumulative exports worth $3 billion – Amazon shares its journey in numbers

Amazon India reaffirms commitment to accelerate India’s digital commerce dream and provides an update on the progress it has made on its commitments made in January 2020.

Self-care, the first step to health care

With the onset of the global pandemic in 2020, quarantine health - physical, mental, and emotional - became a major talking point in India and all over the world. A year later, as we observe International Health Day, we give you some ways to simplify, practice, and enjoy healthy living in the time to come.

Local shop owners recount how digital enablement is driving transformation of their stores

50,000+ offline retailers and neighbourhood stores are now on Local Shops on Amazon and shop owners say that this decision has only helped increase business. Read on to know more...

Amazon announces first device manufacturing line in India

Reiterates commitment to ‘Make in India’ and Atmanirbhar Bharat

In these Navi Mumbai govt schools, there was no lockdown for learning!

Digital literacy, innovative thinking, learning and achievement “steamed” by Amazon’s Mobile Think Big Space for children, made virtual learning during the lockdown possible. Read on...

Amazon's wonder women: The ones who drive the 'Prime' force

This International Women’s Day we are proud to bring to the fore seven wonder women, who are part of various Prime programs in Amazon. With distinctive skill sets that set them apart from one another, they set an example for the entire team that unites them together and glorifies the wonders of being a woman in today’s world.

It was virtual, but attendees vouch for the evergreen sheen of Jaipur Lit Fest partnered with Jaipur Literature Festival as their official online book store. Despite the pandemic turning the festival virtual and indoors, it has not been able to take away sheen that has characterised the Jaipur Literary Festival (JLF) each year since its inception.

Customers in India say “I love you” to Alexa 19,000 times a day

From asking for their favourite music, to controlling their smart homes, customers in India have made Alexa an integral part of their lives all while having fun.

This Holi is about being grateful for #KhushiyanDelivered

Against the COVID backdrop, Holi might be celebrated in in muted and subdued ways by everyone, but the spirit of spreading joy will remain consistent through unique gifting options. So, this Holi, let's be grateful to our sellers who make these gifts possible and the Delivery Associates for helping us unbox happiness, always!

Friend, companion, trusted guide, stand up comedian – Alexa is all this and more, say our customers

In just three years of its availability in India, Alexa has helped people from different walks of life – providing support, entertainment, information, companionship, and more...

Amazon India commits to more than 222 hours of “lights off” across its buildings for Earth Hour

The company’s pan-India network of Fulfilment Centres, Sort Centres, Delivery Stations as well as its corporate offices will switch off lights to spread awareness about the significance of energy conservation

Customers in India used voice like never before; interactions with Alexa increased 67% in 2020

On the 3rd year anniversary, Amazon will make Alexa affordable, more accessible for customers looking to welcome the voice service in their homes. Starting 12 midnight on February 15, for 24 hours sellers on will have blockbuster offers on best-selling Echo Devices, attractive smart home bundles and more.
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