Amazon Gives Sellers Terms for Israeli Launch

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Amazon took another step toward launching a sales presence in Israel Wednesday, when it sent a letter in Hebrew to its Israeli sellers inviting them to sell from Israel and reach millions of new customers. The email, headed Amazon Service, stated, “Currently there are 300 million active customers around the world. Sell from Israel and […]

Amazon set to launch in Israel at start of next week

Amazon has made every effort to enure that online sales on its Hebrew site begin before the High Holydays. Amazon is delaying the launch of its activity in Israel by a few more days until the beginning of next week, when it will finally go on air. The project managers for Amazon’s local operations in […]

Amazon tests water in Israel with website to attract local sellers

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JERUSALEM (Reuters) – E-commerce giant Amazon on Wednesday launched a Hebrew-language website to recruit local Israeli companies to sell their products via, the latest step toward launching a local business in the country. Sites such as Amazon have become increasingly popular in Israel where the cost of living is high, but locals currently have […]

Amazon opens its platform to local retail market in Israel

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Amazon opens its platform to local retail market in Israel Steven Scheer JERUSALEM (Reuters) – E-commerce giant Amazon has reached out to Israeli retailers to enable them to sell directly to customers in Israel using its online platform.FILE PHOTO: A sign for Amazon fulfillment is seen at the fulfillment center in Baltimore, Maryland, U.S., April […] in Israel

The launch of Amazon in Israel – an event long anticipated by the country’s shoppers – is being held up by the online retailer’s trouble recruiting local re-sellers, disagreements about translation pages into Hebrew and a host of technical and regulatory issues. Under the company’s original timetable, the Amazon Israel site was supposed to go […]

Amazon Schedules Official Israeli Launch for After the Election Last week,

Amazon has asked sellers to commit to delivery within five business days, which leaves only a week between the elections and the Jewish New Year. The worst thing for Amazon would be if customers place orders ahead of the holiday and receive them only after it has passed, which means orders will have to be placed immediately after the election, one person said.