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Amazon Prime Day, everything you need to know to prepare for offers

It is the new edition of NetRetail, the Research which analyzes the habits of Italians related to online shopping, to highlight that those who rely on telematic channels to make purchases are increasing: in fact, they would be well 33.3 million users who, during the last three months, have purchased a good or service directly on the internet, recording an increase of over 9.6 million compared to the period prior to that of the health emergency.

However, although it is well known that we can find numerous offers on the internet, there are frequent events that see important discounts applied on normal list prices such as, for example, Black Friday, Cyber ​​Monday orAmazon Prime Day: regarding the latter, it is directly Amazon that has announced that Prime customers have saved more than 1.4 billion dollars – around € 1.34 billion – during the 2020 event.

So what better opportunity to find out more about this initiative and not be caught unprepared for the next opportunity?

What is Amazon Prime Day

Held for the first time in July 2015 to celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the site’s debut, also for 2022 Amazon will hold the Prime day: an event as well as a promotional initiative that will take place over a period of two days consecutive in which it will be possible to purchase numerous items a very advantageous pricesfrom clothing to technology and from body care products to sports accessories.

When will Prime Day be held

After confirmed during the call dedicated to the financial results of the first quarter of the current year that the initiative would be repeated also for this year, Amazon has made official the dates of the Prime Day 2022 which will take place on 12 and 13 July in 20 different countries including Italy.

From Samsung to LG and from Foppapedretti to Vans, there will be numerous promotions on the products of the best-known brands but also on the products of small and medium-sized enterprises active on our peninsula. In addition, there will be early offers that will start on June 21st.

How to join the offers

To take advantage of the opportunities provided by Prime Day, however, it will be necessary to be a member of Amazon Prime: the program offered by Amazon ae which, for a subscription of 3.99 euros per month or 36 euros per year, in addition to unlimited shipments on millions of products it also offers access to a range of additional services such as Prime Videoto stream movies and TV series, Amazon Photos to store our memories on the cloud, Amazon Music to access a music catalog with over 2 million songs e much more. Amazon also allows activate the service for free for a month in order to evaluate the benefits and possibly decide to keep it active or cancel it without costs or penalties: a valid solution to take advantage of the Prime Day offers for those who are not currently enrolled in the program.

And if that’s not enough, those who own an Alexa device will be automatically notified if the products in the cart or in a wish list will go on offer.

Which items should you buy

If you are wondering what products will be available at significantly lowered prices, unfortunately it is not possible to know in advance. Surely though, it may be a good idea to keep an eye on the dedicated Amazon page waiting for further updates to be published.

Nonetheless, the items that have seen interesting price cuts over the past years are those related to the technology such as smartphones, tablets and computers, for the body care such as straighteners or hair straighteners home and, in particular, for garden reorganization or household appliances.

When we receive the products purchased on Prime Day

Usually the items marked with the Amazon Prime icon can be delivered in a very short time, in just one day or even even in the day but only if the delivery takes place at one of the CAPs suitable for the service Delivery Today. Not surprisingly, the program turns out to be advantageous precisely because it offers Unlimited 1-day deliveries for over two million products in the catalog.

Of course, shipping and delivery times can vary according to the availability of the requested item and the place of destination therefore, especially during promotional initiatives, it is good to check what are the expected delivery estimates or contact Amazon customer support to find out more.

All that remains is to prepare ours wishlist and wait for the Prime Day of 12 and 13 July 2022 to give us a moment of unbridled shopping.

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Source: Vanity Fair

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