Amazon South Africa goes live

Amazon South Africa goes live

Good news for South African shoppers. The retail giant, Amazon, is now available in the country! 

Man hand holding screen shot of Amazon

Amazon has just opened its doors in South Africa! 

As one of the world's largest online retailers and technology providers, South African shoppers will be spoiled for choice. 

The South African website has sections from Deals of the Day and books to electronics, health and beauty, and much more. 

It also has a Start Selling with Amazon tab.  

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Shoppers in South Africa can now shop a wide variety of local and international brands, without having to pay heavy shipping costs or waiting for long periods of time before receiving their orders. 

The South African site offers customers an option of same-day and next-day delivery.

Check out the new site here:

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Many users took to social media to celebrate the official launch of Amazon in South Africa. 

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