Amazon has launched a dedicated portal Amazonbusiness.in for small business owners and traders in India.
Amazonbusiness.in is specifically designed for businesses including small offices, entrepreneurs, department stores, kirana stores, drugstores, clinics, hospitals, hotels, and restaurants.
As per its website, it’s currently in pilot phase and serving a limited number of businesses in Bengaluru. To become a member you need to have an invite.
As a member of this site, you can purchase items which include business supplies and products for resale, at wholesale prices and in bulk quantities.
You can order from anywhere at any time of the day, pay via Amazon’s trusted payment platform and get door-step deliveries through Amazon’s reliable delivery service.
At present products from categories like Office Products & Stationery, Cleaning & Housekeeping Supplies, Bed & Bath, Kitchen & Dining, Health & Personal Care, and Food & Beverages are available.
Payment can be done via Amazon’s own payment gateway.
To become a member of AmazonBusiness.in, you need to have a valid business license.
As a member, Amazon will offer you products at wholesale prices and order in bulk. Member can also track orders by PO number and get invoices with your VAT and CST identification numbers.