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Forgot Sunscreen, Sandals or Sunglasses? Customers Can Shop and Ship to an Amazon Locker at the 2019 Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

February 12, 2019
Amazon Lockers, for the first time ever, will be available as a convenient and secure delivery option for the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival from April 12-14 and April 19-21. (Photo: Business Wire)

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Feb 12, 2019--(NASDAQ: AMZN) –  Today, Amazon announced that, for the first time ever, Amazon Lockers will be available as a convenient and secure delivery option for the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival. Customers will have the ability to ship everything they need from sun hats and phone chargers to lip balm and portable fans directly to an Amazon Locker at no additional cost during both festival weekends – April 12-14 and April 19-21.

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Amazon Lockers, for the first time ever, will be available as a convenient and secure delivery option for the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival from April 12-14 and April 19-21. (Photo: Business Wire)

“We want customers to make the most out of their weekend at Coachella,” explains Patrick Supanc, Amazon Worldwide Director of Lockers and Pickup. “Bringing the convenience of Amazon Lockers to Coachella will help customers focus on their experience instead of worrying about forgetting something at home or having to carry it in with them.”

Amazon will introduce a curated  Amazon.com  storefront to help customers shop for items they need and discover other festival-inspired products. It will feature a selection of essentials from categories including fashion & accessories, beauty, health & wellness, tech, and camping. The storefront will open in the weeks leading up to the festival at amazon.com/Coachella.

Shipping to an Amazon Locker at Coachella will be easy and secure. During checkout, customers will select one of the Amazon Lockers at Coachella as their shipping address. Once their package is ready for pickup, customers will receive an e-mail along with a barcode that they’ll use to pick up their package. Amazon Lockers will have a designated space within the festival gates and Amazon team members will be onsite to answer any questions from customers picking up their package.

Amazon Lockers are available in more than 900 cities and towns across the U.S. as an alternative, secure, and convenient delivery option available at no additional cost.  Amazon Lockers  are one of the many pickup points that Amazon offers to bring the ultimate convenience to customers. Other pickup points include  Amazon Pickup Locations in neighborhoods, cities and campuses across the U.S., and  Hub by Amazon  for apartment buildings.

For more information about Amazon Lockers at Coachella, visit  amazon.com/Coachella.

About Amazon

Amazon is guided by four principles: customer obsession rather than competitor focus, passion for invention, commitment to operational excellence, and long-term thinking. Customer reviews, 1-Click shopping, personalized recommendations, Prime, Fulfillment by Amazon, AWS, Kindle Direct Publishing, Kindle, Fire tablets, Fire TV, Amazon Echo, and Alexa are some of the products and services pioneered by Amazon. For more information, visit  www.amazon.com/about  and follow @AmazonNews.

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