NO MORE TEARS AT THE CHECKOUT, NO MORE TEMPER TANTRUMS IN THE TOY DEPARTMENT...
- AMAZON.CO.UK LAUNCHES NEW DEDICATED KIDS! SHOP -
London: 22 September 2000:To mark the launch of its new Kids! shop, Amazon.co.uk is inviting budding young reviewers from all around the country to enroll and join its new children's review panel, called Amazon.co.uk Kids! Talk About...
Every month, 10 children will be chosen to voice their views on the latest books, music, video/DVD and video games releases. These will be posted on a special Amazon.co.uk Kids! Talk About page, along with a 'Balloon' rating for each product. A 'Reviewer of the Month', will be chosen by Amazon.co.uk's editors and awarded 100 of gift certificates to spend on the site.
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And with the convenience of shopping online from the bedroom or office, there's no lost children in department stores, temper tantrums, or battling through crowds with push-chairs and shopping bags! Amazon.co.uk Kids! lets you view the goods, buy them and have them delivered to wherever you want - all at the click of a mouse.
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And even if there's no wish list set up - relations, godparents, friends - and parents, are able to work out the best presents to buy from the advice and suggestions, provided by Amazon's experienced Kids! editors and our Amazon.co.uk Kids! panel.
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Steve Frazier, managing director of Amazon.co.uk says; "We're opening this dedicated Kids! store, so that adults can have an enjoyable and hassle-free online shopping experience whilst shopping for their children. Parents can be confident in the knowledge that everything within the store is safe for children up to the age of 11 - and that every time they log on themselves they'll be able to find what they're looking for very easily!
It's also a great way of shopping online with kids - they can have fun setting up their wish lists, checking out what the hottest things to buy are - and with Amazon.co.uk Kids! Talk About we're really looking forward to seeing what our young customers have to say!"
Shopping for children has never been easier - visit www.amazon.co.uk/kids and try it for yourself!
For further information please contact the Amazon.co.uk press office on 0208 636 9280
All budding reviewers are encouraged to send their name, age, address and email details to firstname.lastname@example.org. 10 names will be selected at random each month and will be asked to review a selection of products. These will be posted on the Amazon.co.uk website and every month one lucky recipient will receive 100 of Amazon.co.uk gift certificates. Begins November 2000.
Amazon.co.uk is the trading name for Amazon.com Int'l Sales, Inc., and Amazon.com International Auctions, Inc., which are both wholly owned subsidiaries of Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), the Internet's No. 1 book, No. 1 music and No. 1 video retailer, which opened its virtual doors on the World Wide Web in July 1995 and has already provided safe and convenient shopping to more than 23 million customers worldwide.