AgenciesThe 2021 e-commerce battle is heating up.
- Electronics and accessories are available at a discount of up to 70 per cent and 80 per cent on Amazon and Flipkart, respectively.
- Paytm users on Flipkart will get an assured cashback on wallet and UPI transactions.
- Myntra‘s Big Fashion Festival will have up to 50-80 per cent off on all categories.
- Amazon Fashion is offering up to 80 per cent discount on over 40 lakh styles.
- Products from trusted and luxe brands to be available on Amazon, Flipkart and Myntra.
Amazon India doesn’t want Indians to wait any longer to begin their festive shopping.The e-commerce giant has advanced the Great Indian Festival (GIF) to October 3 from October 4 with early access for Prime members. The move came a day after its rival Flipkart announced that The Big Billion Days (TBBD) sale will begin from October 3. Every year around Dussehra and Diwali, the e-commerce platforms offer a host of new launches and offers to woo shoppers during the festive season. While Flipkart’s sale is an eight-day event, Amazon India’s GIF will be a month-long affair.
HDFC Bank Debit/Credit Card users can avail an additional 10 per cent discount during this period. The website has introduced some ‘Welcome offers’ with cashback of up to Rs 750 on a minimum purchase of Rs 1,500.The sale will be focused on lakhs of small sellers, including over 75,000 local shops from 450 cities. However, it would also include over 1,000 new product launches from top brands such as Samsung, OnePlus, Xiaomi, Sony, Apple, Boat, Lenovo, HP, Asus, Fossil, Levi’s, BIBA, Allen Solly, Adidas, etc.People looking to buy new smartphones can avail the ‘No cost EMI’ option, starting at Rs 1,999 per month. Best-selling phones will be available at a discount of up to 40 per cent.As a part of Amazon’s Clearance Sale before the big day, the e-tailer is offering discounts on electronics and various accessories of up to 70 per cent. Users can collect additional Amazon Coupons worth Rs 10,000 as well. Earbuds, earphones, ink cartridges for printers, speakers, camera equipment, mouse, and musical instruments are available at throwaway prices.Appliances like air conditioners, refrigerators and microwaves from brands such as LG, Panasonic, Whirlpool, Samsung, Haier and Godrej can be bought at a discount of up to 40 per cent.Flipkart users will also get a curtain raiser deal from September 29 to October 1 so that they can wishlist their products. ICICI and Axis Bank (Credit/Debit card) users will get an instant 10 per cent discount on their purchase.Paytm will also give an assured cashback on wallet and UPI transactions.For people looking to update their wardrobes, both platforms have something interesting to offer.Amazon Fashion is offering up to 80 per cent discount on over 40 lakh styles, free delivery on first fashion order, and extra cashback of Rs 350.Flipkart group company Myntra is also holding its ‘Big Fashion Festival’ from October 3-10 with up to 50-80 per cent off on all categories. ICICI and Kotak Mahindra Bank (Debit/Credit card) users will get an extra instant cashback of 10 per cent.Users will also get a flat Rs 500 off On first order with free Delivery on top fashion and beauty brands like Mango, Vero Moda, Roadster, UCB, Lakme, Philips for men and women.
( Originally published on Sep 27, 2021 )