US online retail giant Amazon.com has announced today that its Amazon Prime members can order gifts on its e-commerce site as late as midnight EST on Sunday, Dec. 22, for free delivery before Christmas. In 2012, tens of millions of last-minute gifts were sent with Prime, and Amazon is making it even easier for shoppers to get those last few packages under the tree this year. Customers can choose from millions of items including great gift ideas in electronics, toys, tools, kitchen gadgets, clothing, jewelry and more.
In addition, Prime members always receive discounted one-day shipping for as low as $2.99 per item. Those truly last-minute shoppers can choose from millions of gifts, and order as late as midnight on Monday, Dec. 23, using Prime one-day shipping and still receive their package before Christmas.
Holiday Ordering Deadlines
For delivery by Christmas, the following ordering deadlines apply:
- Dec. 18: Free Shipping and Standard Shipping
- Dec. 22: Two-Day Shipping (order as late as midnight EST; varies by item; free with Amazon Prime)
- Dec. 23: One-Day Shipping (order as late as midnight EST; varies by item; as low as $2.99/item with Amazon Prime)
- Dec. 24: Local Express Delivery (while available; select cities; $3.99/item with Amazon Prime)
- Dec. 25: Email and printable Amazon Gift Cards can be sent immediately, at any time
More Last-Minute Deals from Amazon
There is still time to shop great gifts and incredible deals by visiting www.amazon.com/holidaydeals. Shoppers will find many deals including savings on various items.
If you are in US and have not ordered yet Christmas gifts then still plenty of time is left to order your favourite itmes on Amazon.com.