Amazon announces expansion of the Home Services into 20 new metropolitan areas ahead of the holiday season
Christmas season is just around the corner and Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is busy preparing for yet another solid quarter. In fact, US’s largest online retailer announced today that it is expanding its Amazon Home Services into 20 new metropolitan areas within the country. The areas include Ann Arbor, MI, Boulder, CO, Cleveland, OH, Indianapolis, IN, Las Vegas, NV, Milwaukee, WI, Raleigh, NC, San Antonio, TX, and Trenton, NJ.
Amazon Home Services General Manager, Nish Lathia, said in a press release: “We’re thrilled to be offering more Amazon customers access to our network of trusted pros throughout the U.S. Today, customers can search over 1,200 unique services from pros in over 60 professions – from house cleaning, to lawn work and beyond.”
He added that the Home Services available in more American cities implies that more customers can swiftly find and schedule the help they require at home before the holiday season. It features “handpicked pros offering upfront pricing” on hundreds of useful home services.
Amazon customers requiring installation or assembly of any purchased product can mention the service during the checkout or schedule service through www.amazon.com/services. The services are supported by customer service, free verified purchased review, and Amazon’s Happiness Guarantee program to ensure customers that their job will be completed on time.
Investors and analysts are confident that the e-commerce company will perform well in the holiday season again but its stock has been sliding over the last three trading session. Donald Trump’s election is being seen negatively by Wall Street because of his focus on traditional industries that could create jobs. Additional, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos previously said that he wants to banish Mr. Trump to Mars on a Blue Origin rocket.