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Amazon Rolling Out Free Grocery Delivery For Prime Members

In order to compete with Walmart, Amazon is rolling out new offers for its Prime members. Amazon Fresh which is the grocery store of Amazon requires a delivery fee when you order from it, this delivery fee is $14.99. But if you are a Prime Member of Amazon then the company is giving you an offer of Free Delivery. Under this offer, the Prime Members of Amazon will be able to enjoy the free delivery if they meet certain required criteria of the order. The criteria for the total of the order could be varying in different areas. For example if you live in New York, you will need to buy products worth at least of $50.

To avail of this offer, you will have to subscribe to be a Prime Member of Amazon. But the free delivery offer is not that easy, you will need an invitation to this. After signing up you will just have to wait for your invitation. Amazon Fresh is providing two-hour delivery to its Prime Members. The offers are introduced in order to boost the sale of their products as well to increase the number of Prime Members.

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“Prime members love the convenience of free grocery delivery on Amazon, which is why we’ve made Amazon Fresh a free benefit of Prime, saving customers $14.99 per month,” said Stephenie Landry, VP of Grocery Delivery, in a statement. “Grocery delivery is one of the fastest-growing businesses at Amazon, and we think this will be one of the most-loved Prime benefits.”