Amazon has just launched two of their first physical stores in the United States with one in New York last week and just yesterday with one in San Francisco, well the online retail company is coming to these shores and are focusing on same-day deliveries in the UK.
Amazon have partnered with newspaper disturber Connect Group to launch a new service called ‘Pass My Parcel’ which will deliver packages ordered on Amazon and they will take twelve hours to get to local shops and high street chains for collection. The service will be available to customers who have invested in a Prime Membership the service will be free and £4.99 for non-prime subscribers.
Same-day orders which are made by 7:45pm will be available to collect from the customers chosen store across the UK by 6:30am to next day. If an order is made before 11:45am then it will be absolve to collect by 11:45 on that same day.
Around five-hundred newsagents are going to partner with Amazon to have the service available by Christmas. The option for this service isn’t yet available when we checked although it should appear soon.