Amazon expands one-hour Prime Now deliveries in London
When Amazon first introduced Prime Now deliveries to the UK, solely a choose variety of London postcodes have been coated by the service. In three months, the corporate has expanded to Birmingham, foreshadowing the launch of Amazon Recent, however now it is giving its launch metropolis some additional love after opening a brand new supply depot in Wimbledon. From immediately, Prime clients in Merton, Wandsworth and Sutton can take use the Prime Now app to guide a one-hour supply. Customers in Kingston, Sunbury and Croydon can now additionally take pleasure in free two-hour deliveries for the primary time.
Prime Now is not only for final minute presents, it additionally consists of gadgets like rest room paper, batteries and toothpaste, in addition to beer. The corporate additionally factors out that it was capable of ship a Netgear WiFi Vary Extender from its Bow supply station to Canary Wharf in 12 minutes. Nevertheless, it appears like London and Birmingham are simply the beginning of Amazon’s Prime Now rollout in 2015. It says it’s going to increase the service to “additional UK cities earlier than the top of the yr.”