Amazon India today announced the opening ‘The Amazon Metaworld’ experience for its customers in Hyderabad as part of India’s biggest online celebration – The Great Indian Festival (GIF). Amazon GIF 2022, started on September 23, brings a host of attractive deals on the widest selection of products from leading brands across categories including smartphones, appliances, TVs, consumer electronics, fashion & beauty, Amazon Devices, home & kitchen, groceries, and more. Check out all the deals here.
Kishore Thota, Director, Amazon India said, “With 11 lakh sellers and 2 lakh local stores, The Great Indian Festival celebrates lakh of sellers, offering crores of products to customers on Amazon.in, including unique products from Indian SMBs and local stores. In Telangana itself we see a 25% increase in sellers as compared to last year who are catering to our consumers. As we enter the month-long festival, we are fully prepared to serve our customers with a wide selection at great value with the comfort and safety of shopping from anywhere at any time.”
“The Andhra Pradesh and Telangana region are an important market for Amazon India, and we are happy to bring the Amazon Metaworld experience to our customers in Hyderabad.”
The Amazon Metaworld will give customers an entry into the Amazon universe, a virtual destination that will let you experience your favorite Amazon categories while competing with fellow players to win exciting goodies. The Amazon Metaworld has 9 exciting zones including local stores, smartphones, gadgets and electronics, fashion and make-up, groceries, and more.
Here are some of the trends that have been observed across Andhra Pradesh and Telangana regions as per the initial days of GIF ‘22:
· Ahead of the festive season, customers have been shopping for Mobile Phones Laptops, Tablets and Wearables, Truly Wireless earphones, wired and wireless speakers, bluetooth speakers and soundbars on Amazon.in.
· Customers shopped from brands such as Redmi, Samsung, OnePlus, realme and iQOO. Mid-segment smartphones (10-20k) were preferred by smartphone buyers
· 5G smartphones saw a strong uptake alongside customers showing a preference for mid-tier to premium smartphones
· As work from home and schooling from home have become a way of life for many around the country, customers have also been shopping for Laptops among brands such as HP, Lenovo, ASUS and Dell
· Hyderabad, Secunderabad, Karim Nagar, Warangal and Nalgonda are the top cities observed in terms of most purchases made in Telangana
As part of the Amazon Great Indian Festival 2022, customers can enjoy attractive deals on a wide selection of products from lakhs of Small Medium Business (SMBs) and local stores. GIF 2022 will also showcase products from Amazon sellers under various other programs such as Amazon Launchpad, Amazon Saheli, Amazon Karigar, as well as top Indian and global brands across categories.
Customer will get exciting offers from leading partner banks such as SBI Bank, with 10% Instant discount on SBI Credit & Debit Cards & EMI Transactions, no-cost EMI on Debit & Credit Cards, exciting offers from other leading Credit/Debit Cards, and much more.