|T.M.X. Elmo, Zune, George Foreman Grill, and Roboreptile Now on the Ballot as Round 4 of ''Amazon Customers Vote'' Starts Today|
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec. 8, 2006--Amazon.com (Nasdaq:AMZN) today announced that Round 4 of Amazon Customers Vote began this morning with a new ballot featuring some of this holiday's most sought-after products. Customers can vote for one of the following deals, only one of which will be offered at this price:
-- 1,000 Microsoft Zune 30 GB Digital Media Players, each for $90 (normally $229.95) -- 2,000 George Foreman 10th Anniversary Grills, each for $5 (normally $49.99) -- 2,000 T.M.X. 10th Anniversary Tickle Me Elmos, each for $30 (normally $39.99) -- 2,000 WowWee Roboreptile Robotic Reptiles, each for $20 (normally $69.99)
Voting runs through next Sunday, December 10. Just like in Round 3, claim codes will be distributed to randomly selected customers who voted for the winning Amazon Customers Vote deal. Customers who voted for deals that did not win will also be randomly selected to be able to purchase their chosen items at deeply discounted prices.
Customers will know if they are selected via an e-mail notification with directions on how to get their deal. Alternatively, customers can visit the Amazon Customers Vote Page (www.amazon.com/customersvote) to find out whether they have been randomly selected to have the opportunity to purchase the deal for which they voted. Selected customers can purchase the deals during a 24-hour buying window that begins next Tuesday, December 12 at 3 a.m. ET/12 a.m. PT.
Journalists interested in receiving more information on Amazon Customers Vote can submit an inquiry via http://www.amazon.com/pr or the Amazon.com Media Hotline at 206-266-7180.
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