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Nov 07, 2017, 03:00 ET Amazon Debuts Fire TV Stick Basic Edition in Canada and Over 100 New Countries and Territories

Fire TV Stick Basic Edition launches in Canada offering a world of online entertainment, with popular content from Prime Video, Netflix, and more. Plus, access to thousands of TV shows, movies, apps, ...


Nov 03, 2017, 12:30 ET Amazon Announces Plans to Open New Office in Vancouver and Create 1,000 Jobs

New office will open in 2020 and will enable Amazon to double its workforce in Vancouver Across Canada, Amazon now has over 5,000 full-time, full-benefit employees SEATTLE, Nov. 3, 2017 /CNW/ -...


Nov 01, 2017, 09:00 ET The Holiday Shopping Season Starts Now! Amazon.ca Opens its Black Friday Deals Store Kicking Off More than 50 Days of Holiday Deals

Customers will find better deals than ever before on the hottest gifts in toys, electronics, home goods and more, the best in holiday entertaining essentials including kitchen items and decor, and...


Oct 26, 2017, 12:00 ET Amazon Continues Growth in Canada with Calgary Area Fulfillment Centre, Creating 750-Plus New Jobs

SEATTLE, Oct. 26, 2017 /CNW/ - Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced plans to open its seventh Canadian fulfillment centre to be located in the greater Calgary region's Rocky View community. The...


Oct 17, 2017, 03:01 ET Introducing Handmade at Amazon.ca: Genuinely Handcrafted Items from Artisans in Canada and Around the World

Handmade at Amazon.ca is the premier destination to shop for handcrafted items from over 30 countries New and unique items added daily at Amazon.ca/handmade All listing fees waived until December 31, ...


Oct 11, 2017, 09:14 ET Meet the All-New Kindle Oasis: Featuring a 7-inch, 300 ppi Display and Waterproof Design

Our largest, highest-resolution Paperwhite display with crisp, laser-quality text that reads like paper with no glare—even in bright sunlight Thin and light design with an aluminum back and a unique...


Oct 02, 2017, 03:01 ET A Tail of Two Cities: Vancouver and Edmonton have the Country's Most Pampered Pets

Vancouver jumps seven spots from last year to fur-st place, while Edmonton does the im-paws-ible, rising nine spots to take second place SEATTLE, Oct. 2, 2017 /CNW/ - Today, Amazon.ca released the...


Jul 25, 2017, 03:01 ET Amazon.ca Launches Prime FREE One-Day Delivery in Ottawa-Gatineau

After expanding earlier this year to Calgary, Edmonton and Montreal, Prime FREE One-Day Delivery is now available in Ottawa-Gatineau Over a million items from a wide selection of categories,...


Jul 12, 2017, 10:42 ET Prime Members Enjoyed Biggest Global Shopping Event in Amazon History

Prime Day 2017 was the biggest day on Amazon.ca ever Prime Day sales surpassed Black Friday and Cyber Monday, all on a day with deals reserved exclusively for Prime members The Prime Day 2017 event...


Jul 10, 2017, 03:01 ET From Beauty Fans to Bookworms and Gamers to Gardeners - Amazon Prime Day 2017 Offers Prime Members an Epic Day of Deals on Everything They're Into

Prime members can start shopping hundreds of thousands of deals today at 6 p.m. PT / 9 p.m. ET for 30 straight hours of member-only savings Members will find incredible deals on top brands such as...


Jul 06, 2017, 06:00 ET Canadian Small Businesses and Entrepreneurs on Amazon Prepare for Record-Breaking Sales on Prime Day

Last year, small businesses and entrepreneurs on Amazon offering deals to Prime members saw orders nearly triple year-over-year on Prime Day worldwide Canadian small businesses and entrepreneurs...


Jun 29, 2017, 01:00 ET Amazon Announces Third Annual Prime Day - Thirty Hours, Hundreds of Thousands of Deals on July 11

China, India and Mexico join the celebration, making Prime Day a massive global deals event in 13 countries Prime members in Canada can enjoy 30 hours of deal shopping this year – with deals starting ...


Jun 12, 2017, 07:57 ET Saskatoon Ranks No. 1 on Amazon.ca's List of Canadian Cities that Love to Read

For the fourth year in a row, Ontario is home to the most avid readers with 12 cities appearing in the Top 20 Vancouver purchased the most books on Amazon.ca in the business, health, self-help and...


May 25, 2017, 20:43 ET Katherena Vermette Wins 2017 First Novel Award Presented by Amazon.ca and The Walrus

Author of The Break received $40,000 and this year's award from a shortlist of five first-time novelists For more media materials please visit:...


May 12, 2017, 12:53 ET Amazon Original Series American Gods Renewed for Season Two

A second season of Neil Gaiman's tale of mythological gods, starring Ricky Whittle and Ian McShane has been confirmed SEATTLE, May 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Amazon today announced that the highly-acclaimed...


Apr 27, 2017, 01:00 ET Amazon Celebrates World Book Day with Global Free Library Events in Twelve Countries Around the World

Amazon's Canadian celebration of World Book Day brings hundreds of participants together to share a love of reading Events around the world garnered more than 17,200 book donations and brought more...


Apr 25, 2017, 06:59 ET Amazon.ca Expands Prime FREE One-Day Delivery to Calgary and Edmonton

After rolling out in Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal, FREE One-Day Delivery is now available for Prime members in Calgary and Edmonton Over half a million items, from home essentials and baby care to ...


Apr 14, 2017, 11:00 ET Amazon.ca and the Walrus Foundation Unveil Shortlist for the 41st Annual First Novel Award

The five finalists were selected by Tanis MacDonald—head judge, author, and finalist for the Gabrielle Roy Prize in Canadian literary criticism; the winner will be announced on May 25 at a gala...


Mar 16, 2017, 09:00 ET Amazon Prime Video Premieres Academy Award-Winning Manchester by the Sea in Canada on March 21

Prime members in Canada will be the first to stream and download the Best Picture nominated film SEATTLE, March 16, 2017 /CNW/ - Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) today announced that the Amazon Original Movie...


Mar 15, 2017, 04:00 ET American Playboy: The Hugh Hefner Story Launches Globally April 7 on Amazon Prime Video

Produced by the Emmy Award-winning Stephen David Entertainment and Alta Loma Entertainment, the Amazon Original Series draws from unprecedented access to Hefner's archive of thousands of hours of...


Feb 28, 2017, 07:59 ET Amazon.ca Introduces FREE One-Day Delivery for Prime Members Shipping to Montreal Seven Days per Week

One-Day Delivery is available every day, even on weekends and customers can choose from over a million items including home essentials, books, clothing and shoes, baby items, electronics, and more...


Feb 01, 2017, 03:01 ET Time After Time: Victoria Named Canada's Most Romantic City for the Fifth Year in a Row

Love is in the air for B.C. residents as Abbotsford and North Vancouver are named No. 2 and No. 3 on the annual top 20 list British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario dominate the list with five cities or ...


Jan 31, 2017, 04:00 ET Season Two of the Amazon Original Series The Man in the High Castle to Debut Globally on Amazon Prime Video on February 10

Prime Video members can enjoy a sneak peek of season two with episode one available to watch on February 3 Original dramatic series stars Alexa Davalos, Rupert Evans, Luke Kleintank, DJ Qualls, Joel...


Jan 04, 2017, 06:00 ET Sellers on Amazon.ca are Thriving, Achieving a Record-setting One Billion in Sales in 2016

FBA sales on Amazon.ca increase 100 percent over Black Friday and Cyber Monday Fulfillment by Amazon delivered more than two billion items for sellers worldwide in 2016 FBA items shipped worldwide...


Dec 27, 2016, 09:00 ET Amazon Celebrates a Record-Setting Holiday Season Around the World

In Canada, over 400,000 items shipped with Prime FREE Same-Day Delivery to Toronto and Vancouver Amazon customers shopping on the free mobile app grew by 56% worldwide this holiday Over one billion...