Amazon.ca Launches Watches Store

Customers now able to shop for thousands of watches on Amazon.ca

SEATTLE, WA, June 2 /CNW/ - Amazon.ca Inc. today announced the launch of its new Watches Store (www.amazon.ca/watches) - a single online shopping destination for thousands of watches. In addition to browsing a vast selection of books, music, DVDs, consumer electronics, software, video games and home and garden items, Amazon.ca customers can now shop for a wide selection of watches in different price ranges.

"We're excited to offer our Canadian customers a huge selection, great prices and the convenience of Amazon.ca's unique shopping experience," said John Nemeth, director of Amazon.ca. "With the launch of the Watches Store, customers across Canada now have even more options when shopping from their homes for gifts or for themselves. We think that between the diverse brands and great prices, Canadian customers will be able to find the perfect watch to suit their needs."

The Amazon.ca Watches Store carries a variety of leading brands, including Movado, ESQ by Movado, Technomarine, Timex, Nautica, Stuhrling Limited and Citizen. The Watches Store also features editorial reviews and will soon include customer reviews and ratings. Customers will have access to bestseller lists and new and future product releases.

Additionally, customers will continue to enjoy the benefits of shopping at Amazon.ca including FREE Super Saver Shipping on orders over $39 CAD, industry-leading prices and the convenience of shopping from home.

To browse Amazon.ca's selection of watches, visit www.amazon.ca/watches.

About Amazon.ca

Amazon.ca Inc. (www.amazon.ca) is part of the global family of Amazon Web sites that have become known for great prices, selection, and convenience. Amazon.ca customers can find and discover millions of English and French books, CDs, videos, DVDs and electronics, Home and Garden products, as well as a vast array of software, video games, and consoles - all at everyday low prices. Amazon.ca also offers FREE Super Saver Shipping, available on orders of $39 CAD or more delivered to a single Canadian address. Amazon.ca sources products directly from Canadian publishers and distributors, ensuring a rich offering of Canadian titles and content. Features such as original editorial reviews in English and French and product recommendations help Amazon.ca customers find the right products for them among the site's broad selection. Through Amazon Marketplace, Amazon.ca customers can conveniently buy and sell used, new, and collectible merchandise on the same pages where Amazon.ca sells those items new.

To ensure all orders are delivered to customers quickly and efficiently, Amazon.ca works with Canada Post, one of the world's most progressive postal companies. Orders placed at Amazon.ca are fulfilled and shipped from within Canada by Assured Logistics, a part of the Canada Post Group of Companies.

Forward-Looking Statements

This announcement contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Actual results may differ significantly from management's expectations. These forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties that include, among others, risks related to competition, management of growth, new products, services and technologies, potential fluctuations in operating results, international expansion, outcomes of legal proceedings and claims, fulfillment center optimization, seasonality, commercial agreements, acquisitions and strategic transactions, foreign exchange rates, system interruption, inventory, government regulation and taxation, payments and fraud. More information about factors that potentially could affect Amazon.com's financial results is included in Amazon.com's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its most recent Annual Report on Form 10-K and subsequent filings.

SOURCE Amazon.ca

For further information: For further information: Margaret Antkowski, Dane Wolfe, NATIONAL Public Relations, (416) 586-0180, mantkowski@national.ca, dwolfe@national.ca


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