Amazon.com says it will offer customers category-specific deals from Dec. 4-10
December 2, 2011
– Cyber Monday may be over, but customers will continue to find great deals at Amazon this holiday season. Amazon.com, Inc. today announced it will offer customers category-specific deals each day starting this Sunday at www.amazon.com/flurrydeals. Categories include Sports & Outdoors, Video Games, Tools & Home Improvement, Movies & TV, Toys & Games, Electronics and Shoes & Accessories.
“With three weeks left until Christmas, a lot of customers are still shopping for the perfect gifts for their friends and family. We want to make it easy and convenient to find the best presents at the best prices,” said Sally Fouts, Amazon.com.
Make a date with your favorite category and find some of the season’s best deals at www.amazon.com/flurrydeals:
Sunday, Dec. 4 – Sports & Outdoors
Deal preview: Rip 60 Fitness DVD & Trainer Set $79.99 (save $119)
Monday, Dec. 5 – Video Games
Deal preview: Michael Jackson The Experience $24.99 (save $15)
Tuesday, Dec. 6 – Tools & Home Improvement
Deal preview: Save over 50% off top-selling power tools
Wednesday, Dec. 7 – Movies & TV
Deal preview: Save over 60% off thousands of DVDs and Blu-rays
Thursday, Dec. 8 – Toys & Games
Deal preview: Save 50% off select Melissa & Doug toys
Friday, Dec. 9 – Electronics
Deal preview: Receive a $100 Amazon.com Gift Card with purchase of select hotspot-ready smartphones (for new lines of service and upgrade customers, two-year contract required)
Saturday, Dec. 10 – Shoes & Accessories
Deal preview: Pour La Victoire Irina Pump $79 (save $170)
Shoppers who decide to go to physical retail stores should use the Price Check by Amazon App for iPhone and Android to make sure they are getting the best deal. Price Check users can easily scan a barcode, snap a picture, or say or type a product name to see prices from Amazon.com and its other online merchants, and read product reviews.
In addition to free two-day shipping with Amazon Prime, Amazon customers will find millions of items eligible for Free Super Saver Shipping every day. Free Super Saver Shipping is available on eligible orders $25 and over.
For more information about Amazon’s holiday deals and promotions, follow @amazon on Twitter and Amazon.com on Facebook.
The savings listed above are based upon list price.
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