Amazon Great Indian Sale: The festival time is here and so are the sales. Just days after Flipkart revealed the dates for its Big Billion sale, Amazon too has announced that it will host its annual flagship Great Indian Festival Sale between September 21 and 24, in an attempt to go one up on rival Flipkart as the reigning champion of the country’s e-commerce market. In this sale, Amazon is offering heavy discounts on top mobile phone brands, electronic items, clothing etc. Even though the sale begins on September 21, members of its Prime loyalty programme will get an early access at noon on September 20.
According to the details provided by the e-commerce website, the Amazon Great Indian Festival sale will offer over 40,000 offers across 4 days. It will give a massive opportunity to buyers to get their hands on the best smartphones in the market right now.
Under this sale, Amazon is offering up to 40% off on mobiles from companies including Apple, Samsung, OnePlus, Lenovo, LG, and more. Overall, there will over 500 offers on mobiles and over 2,500 offers on electronic items.
Coming to the home appliances, Amazon says that there will be over 10,000 offers on them while 300,000 offers will be available on Amazon Fashion items.
“As our customers prepare for the festive season, we are geared up to serve them with blockbuster deals from India’s biggest brands… we have worked together with our entire ecosystem of sellers, partners and brands to help customers celebrate a bigger and better festive shopping experience,” said Manish Tiwary, vice president of Category Management at Amazon India, according to a report by Business Standard.
Meanwhile, Flipkart is hosting its Big Billion Days sale from September 20 to 25 and is expecting a two to threefold jump in sales during the five-day sale when compared to last year.