Amazon India launches pickup kiosk at
Sealdah Railway Station in Kolkata
News Desk, News Nation 360: In 2019, as a pilot, Amazon India partnered with the Indian Railways to launch pickup kiosks in four railway stations across Mumbai, now Amazon India announced its partnership with the Eastern Railways to set up a pickup kiosk at Sealdah Railway Station in Kolkata. Sealdah Railway Station will enable the company to provide a secure and convenient delivery option for Amazon customers in the region who want to pick up their packages while commuting to work, home or even on vacation. Customers can select this point as a pickup location on the checkout page of their order while shopping on Amazon.in. Prakash Rochlani, Director, Amazon Logistics, Amazon India told as a customer-obsessed company, they are constantly leveraging their resources and technology to build initiatives which are grounded in customer convenience. The learnings from their pickup kiosks across Mumbai has helped them build their partnership with the Eastern Railways to provide another pickup option for customers in Kolkata as well. Chief Public Relation Officer of Eastern Railway, Nikhil Kumar Chakraborty, told daily there are millions of valued passengers that use Sealdah Railway Station during their journey. Launching Amazon pickup kiosks in the non-ticketing zone at Sealdah Station helps customers pick up their order quickly and easily. This partnership with the Eastern Railways will enable the company to boost its delivery network in Kolkata and assure convenience-led purchasing experience for customers.
Report: Anustup Kundu