Amazon revamps grocery service anticipating Flipkart-Walmart play

The service now offers two-hour deliveries on 10,000 products starting 6 AM to midnight, apart from being renamed to Prime Now

Festive sale battle wages on: Amazon India, Flipkart claim top spot

Amazon has revamped its two-hour grocery delivery service in India with the introduction of early morning and late night deliveries and expanding its product range as it eyes building a big lead over the Flipkart-Walmart duo which is yet to make its presence felt in the space. The US online retail giant has also renamed the service to ‘Prime Now’, in line with its global offering. It claims that the service has seen 100 per cent growth on a monthly basis in the five months since it was launched across four major cities. Amazon will now deliver groceries, packaged ...