COVID-19

Helping small businesses

More than half of everything sold in Amazon stores comes from small and medium-sized businesses. To help small businesses navigate this difficult time, we’ve compiled a list of practical resources, tools, and opportunities.

Small business offers

Here is a list of offers on Amazon products to help run your business remotely, communicate and collaborate virtually, build websites and apps, and manage your costs. This will be updated as new offers become available.

Amazon Business

Amazon Business makes it easier for businesses of all sizes to get the supplies they need. While small businesses face decreased revenue and supply shortages, Amazon Business can help them save money and keep their businesses stocked with access to millions of business products, business-only pricing and discounts, expedited shipping, and flexible payment options. Amazon Business accounts are free. For even faster shipping and exclusive offers from our partners, try Business Prime free for 30 days.

Amazon Chime

Meet, chat, and place calls inside and outside of your organization using the Internet. Amazon will offer free use of all Amazon Chime Pro features for online meetings and video conferencing from March 4, 2020 until June 30, 2020 for all new Amazon Chime customers who join using their AWS account during this time period. Customers who are already using Amazon Chime can also contact their AWS account managers to see if they are eligible for credits for Amazon Chime usage during this period.

Amazon WorkDocs

Amazon WorkDocs is a fully managed, secure content creation, storage, and collaboration service. It makes it easy to securely store, share, and collaborate on documents from home, the office or on the go. Amazon is offering new Amazon WorkDocs customers free use of this product for up to 50 users through June 30.

Amazon WorkSpaces

Amazon WorkSpaces allows you to provide Windows or Linux desktops virtually to employees anywhere, so that you can save money on hardware inventory and on time managing complex security patches. With Amazon WorkSpaces, your users get a fast, responsive desktop of their choice that they can access from home, the office or on the go, anytime, from any supported device. Amazon is offering new WorkSpaces customers free use of Amazon WorkSpaces for up to 50 users through June 30.

AWS Free Tier

Whether you need to set up omnichannel customer service, enable remote desktop & app access, support remote communication and collaboration, or improve content delivery on an app, Amazon Web Services (AWS) offers products that can help. Visit this site to view over 60 products that you can use for free after you sign up with AWS.

AWS IQ

Get the help you need setting up remote solutions with AWS IQ. Connect with third-party AWS Certified experts for on-demand project work. To help you and the community of experts providing the work, AWS IQ is waiving both the 3% buyer fee and 15% expert fee until June 30, 2020. Browse remote offers to get started.

Amazon Business American Express Credit Card

Amazon Business American Express Cardholders with an eligible Prime membership get 5% Back or 90 day Payment Terms on U.S. purchases at Amazon Business, AWS, Amazon.com and Whole Foods Market. Otherwise, Cardholders get 3% Back or 60 day Payment Terms on such purchases.
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Webinars and educational resources

These educational resources are helpful whether you are just starting out or have been selling in Amazon stores for a while but want a deeper dive.
WEBINAR

Managing your Amazon business during COVID-19

During these unprecedented times, learn how you can make adjustments in your Amazon selling partner account and resources available to you through federal packages including grants, loans and education.
WEBINAR

Amazon Small Business Academy

Explore upcoming live webinars or past presentations covering detailed how-tos and best practices.
WEBINAR

Start Selling with Amazon 101

Learn about resources and tools available for selling and service businesses on Amazon.

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