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Toggle Summary Amazon Prime Just Got Tastier - Amazon introduces Restaurant Delivery in London via the Prime Now app
Baltic Restaurant, London, SE1 Amazon Restaurants delivery service in selected London postcodes will offer food via the Prime Now app from family favourite restaurants including Strada, Gastronomica and Planet Hollywood through to renowned Asian fusion specialists Crazy Bear and Michelin star
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Toggle Summary "Alexa, Play My Music Everywhere"
New multi-room music feature lets you group multiple Amazon Echo devices for synchronised music streaming in every room New Alexa developer tools extend multi-room audio to other connected speakers and audio systems SEATTLE—29th August, 2017— Amazon today announced an all-new Alexa feature that
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Toggle Summary 'Black Friday Deals Week' Returns to Amazon.co.uk with Millions of Pounds of Savings on Hundreds of Must-Have Christmas Gifts over Five Days of Incredible Deals
'Black Friday Deals Week' to feature over 500 great products in 2011 November 07, 2011: 7th November 2011 – 'Black Friday Deals Week' returns to Amazon.co.uk with five days of high discount, limited time, limited quantity deals on over 500 great products from Monday 21st to Friday 25th November.
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Toggle Summary 'Checkout by Amazon' launches in the UK
Millions of Amazon customers can now checkout directly on other retail websites March 30, 2011: Luxembourg – 30 March, 2011 – Checkout by Amazon™ (CBA) is now available in the UK, making it easy for millions of Amazon customers to purchase securely on another retailer's website using their Amazon
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Toggle Summary 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows'available from Amazon.co.uk and delivered to your door on 21.07.07
Amazon.co.uk confirms release date delivery February 1, 2007, London: “Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows” – the seventh and final book in the Harry Potter series – will be published on 21st July 2007. The book, which has dominated the Amazon.co.uk bestsellers book chart since it became available
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Toggle Summary 'Spirit' from Leona Lewis becomes the biggest selling pre-order CD of the year on Amazon.co.uk
Amazon.co.uk’s Christmas Store opens with its top ten gift predictions - the ghosts of Christmas Past returning to be the toast of Christmas Presents November 7, 2007, London: Amazon.co.uk customers in Birmingham and London will be able to order goods on Christmas Eve morning and receive them the
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Toggle Summary 1 Million Consumers Choose Amazon.co.uk
Strong Sales in Books and Music Company Achieves £100 Million Sales Run-Rate London: 15 February 2000: 09.00: Powered by a strong festive season finale to 1999, Amazon.co.uk announced today that its 1999 fourth-quarter sales totalled £26 million * . This is a year on year growth rate of 430 percent
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Toggle Summary 1 Million Pixels for a Breakthrough Price — The New £119 Kindle Fire HD Now Available in the UK
New slimmer and lighter design, HD display, high-performance processor, dual speakers with Dolby Digital Plus audio, and Fire OS 3.0 "Mojito" The perfect family tablet — new Kindle FreeTime revolutionises parental controls, giving parents a simple, engaging way to manage the way children use Kindle
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Toggle Summary 1,386 gifts, 1,008 sprouts and over 20,000 miles to travel home for Christmas: new research commissioned by Amazon.co.uk reveals a lifetime of UK holiday habits
  On average, each Brit spends 882 hours of their adult life Christmas shopping according to the poll Brits also listen to more than 1,000 hours of festive music, attend 126 Christmas parties and consume a whopping 504 mince pies in a lifetime     Study also explored the nation's Christmas shopping
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Toggle Summary 120 New Recruits Join Amazon.co.uk as Fulfilment Increases From Swansea Bay
Positions still available as massive recruitment drive continues June 23, 2008, London: 120 new recruits will begin working at the Amazon.co.uk fulfilment centre over the coming weeks as the internet retailer increases its output from Swansea Bay. In April, Amazon.co.uk announced its intention to
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May 12, 2021
Amazon Introduces Upgraded Echo Show 8 and Echo Show 5
Echo Show 8 features a powerful, 13-megapixel wide-angle camera that digitally pans and zooms during video calls, a vibrant 8-inch HD screen with adaptive colour, a new octa-core processor, and dual stereo speakers—still only £119.99 Echo Show 5 comes with an upgraded HD camera, more colour
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March 18, 2021
Iain Glen, Emily Hampshire, Martin Compston, Rochenda Sandall, Owen Teale, Richard Pepple, Mark Bonnar, Calvin Demba, Emun Elliott, Abraham Popoola, Stuart McQuarrie and Molly Vevers to star in The Rig for Amazon Prime Video
Filming for the new UK Amazon Original series commences later this month in Edinburgh, Scotland The Rig is produced by Wild Mercury Productions, written by David Macpherson and directed by John Strickland London, UK – Thursday 18 th March 2021 – Amazon Prime Video has unveiled casting on the
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March 3, 2021
On The Third Day Of The Third Month at 3.33AM, Amazon Prime Video Announces The Devil’s Hour – A Brand New UK Produced Amazon Original Thriller Series
  The series follows the story of Lucy Chambers, drawn into the hunt for a killer by terrifying visions which always wake her at 3.33am: the devil’s hour Executive produced by Steven Moffat (Doctor Who, Dracula, Sherlock) and Sue Vertue (Dracula, Sherlock) and created and written by Tom Moran, this
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February 8, 2021
Rob Delaney, Alice Eve, Edwina Findley, Jacob Fortune-Lloyd, Zrinka Cvitešić, Simbi Ajikawo Among Latest Cast Announced for Amazon Prime Video’s Contemporary New Global Thriller The Power
They join Leslie Mann, Auli’i Cravalho, Tim Robbins, John Leguizamo, Eddie Marsan, Daniela Vega and a raft of new and emerging talent for the 10-part thriller, directed by Reed Morano and based on the international bestselling novel by Naomi Alderman London, UK – Monday 8 th February, 2021 – Amazon
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