Amazon announced the launch of a new app called Amazon Prime Now, the service which is exclusive to Amazon Prime members aims to deliver items to members in an hour or less.
Amazon Prime Now is available in parts of Manhattan at the moment, the company also plans to roll out the app to other cities in the U.S.
Amazon designed the app in order to help Prime members who order ‘essential daily items’, and have them deliver in an hour or less but there’s a deliver charge of $7.99, however if you can wait up to two hours then you can get the delivery free.
“Skip the trip and shop for tens of thousands of daily essentials and gift items through the Amazon Prime Now app. Choose free two-hour delivery or get one-hour delivery for just $7.99. Prime Now is available from 6 a.m. to midnight, seven days a week in select areas of Manhattan.”
The Amazon Prime App is available for both Android and iOS platform, you can find more details about this new one hour delivery service over at Amazon.