09 Oct '17, 1am

Amazon faces tough hurdles in Singapore, where people just love to go shopping

Amazon’s decision to introduce Prime Now first in Singapore underscores the need to get merchandise into the hands of shoppers as soon as possible. Usually, the web retailer introduces the rapid-delivery service after a market matures, when it’s able to build up a fast logistics network. In its limited free trial, consumers in Singapore can get tens of thousands of items delivered to their door with free delivery on orders of more than S$40 ($29). Previously, Singaporeans were only able to order select items on Amazon’s website, with some products subject to costly international shipping fees.

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