Amazon.in sees over 85% increase in AC sales in Bengaluru
Bengaluru, June 27, 2019: Amazon.in today announced that Air Conditioner (AC) sales in Bengaluru have increased by over 85 percent over the last quarter. Customers in Doddanekkundi, Marathahalli, Kundalahalli, Ramesh Nagar and Banaswadi have purchased the most number of ACs on Amazon.in from Bengaluru in the last quarter. Voltas, Sanyo, LG, Whirlpool, Daikin and AmazonBasics are the most popular brands in the city.
Karnataka features in the top five states for Amazon.in in terms of demand for ACs.Amazon.in is also witnessing great demand from smaller cities and towns like Bellary, Bidar, Belagavi, Raichur and Tumakuru for ACs. Overall, large appliances sales in the state have grown close to 100% y-o-y. Bengaluru, Mangaluru, Mysuru, Udupi and Kalaburagi are the top five cities that are driving this growth for large appliances in the state. Commenting on this trend, Suchit Subhas, Director – Large Appliances & Furniture, Amazon India said, “Summer months typically see an increase in the sale of air conditioners. What is interesting is where this growth is coming from – smaller towns like Bellary, Bidar, Belagavi, Raichur and Tumakuru among several others. Customers in these areas are using finance schemes such as no-cost EMI, choosing from our vast selection of hundreds of ACs across price points and benefiting from fast doorstep delivery. Interestingly, inverter ACs which are slightly expensive but save power, are more popular in Karnataka than regular window ACs.” Amazon.in supports customers with installation services through brands in all cities of Karnataka that it delivers to. This has helped customers feel comfortable in shopping for large appliances on Amazon.in. The company also works with banks and sellers to offer EMI options for customers that help them buy high priced products. No-Cost EMIs are popular and available to all customers who have the relevant bank Credit Cards and Bajaj Finserv cards irrespective of location. In the last quarter, 1 out of every 2 ACs in Karnataka were bought using no-cost EMIs. The most popular Air Conditioners in Bengaluru on Amazon.in are Voltas 1.5 Ton 3 Star Inverter Split AC, LG 1.5 Ton 5 Star Inverter Split AC, Sanyo 1 Ton 3 Star Inverter Split AC, AmazonBasics 1.5 Ton 3 Star Split AC. This July, Amazon will provide Prime members worldwide a chance to get epic deals for its longest Prime Day ever. Now in its third year in India, Prime Day starts at midnight on Monday, July 15 and – for the first time ever – runs for 48 hours, offering members two full days of the best in shopping, savings and entertainment. Prime members will enjoy the best deals with Amazon’s lowest prices of the year across smartphones, consumer electronics, appliances, TVs, fashion, beauty and more; over 1,000 new product launches and never-seen-before entertainment. Log on to www.amazon.in/primeday
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