Amazon will proceed delivering within the UK regardless of the nationwide lockdown introduced Monday. It’s best to count on longer supply wait occasions on non-essential gadgets, nevertheless.
We check out what this implies and different questions you may need on Amazon deliveries within the UK.
How are Amazon UK supply occasions affected?
Amazon is prioritizing supply of important merchandise to most affected clients. Important merchandise embrace meals, well being and private care merchandise, books, and gadgets wanted to work at home.
In a press release, the retail big introduced it could make modifications to its “logistics, transportation, provide chain, buying, and third-party vendor processes to prioritize stocking and delivering gadgets which might be a better precedence for our clients.” Supply occasions will take longer because of this.
Modifications in stock and supply bandwidth can affect the arrival date of orders too. Amazon advises clients to verify these particulars earlier than inserting orders.
Can I nonetheless place an order on Amazon?
Amazon continues to be accepting orders. There are disruptions to a few of providers, which we’ve detailed under:
Amazon Pantry, which sells family necessities, continues to be taking orders as a precedence service. It is operating a promotion till 30 April that may get you free supply when you order 4 gadgets from a choice on this web page. Your basket worth should be £15 or extra.
Amazon Recent, Amazon’s grocery supply service, has sure gadgets in inventory; nevertheless, supply is briefly unavailable on account of elevated demand.
Amazon Prime usually permits one-day supply however is seeing delayed supply on sure merchandise on account of Amazon’s prioritization of important merchandise. Some non-essential merchandise have anticipated supply dates in late April.
Prime Now which permits similar day 2-hour supply continues to be accepting orders, nevertheless like Amazon Pantry, stock and supply could also be briefly unavailable. You’ll have to affirm availability at checkout.
In case you are anticipating an order from Prime Now, Amazon has directed its supply individuals to knock or ring the doorbell and go away orders at door to cut back contact. If the motive force must verify your ID she or he will do that from a distance.
Can I nonetheless return gadgets?
Sure. You are able to do this by going to ‘My Orders’ in your Amazon account the place you can too see the order’s return window.
Amazon has individually put collectively a FAQ part for different questions consumers may need round supply. Its DayOne weblog can also be a very good supply for updates on any actions and precaution the corporate is taking in response to covid-19.