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Amazon Add-on Items?

jc2008 1,337 July 24, 2012 at 06:10 PM
Has anyone figured out a way to search specifically for these? some of the things I have seen have been at a pretty decent price. I cannot figure out a way to just see them though in a search.

Thanks for any help on this.


(btw amazon add on items are like this:
http://www.amazon.com/Gillette-Ma...s=gillette

)

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#2
Total BS.
They are stipping Amazon Prime of any savings.
They are in essence creating tons of products that aren't elligle for Prime.
pretending that they are extra.
what jerks
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Quote from mutha_scratcha View Post :
Total BS.
They are stipping Amazon Prime of any savings.
They are in essence creating tons of products that aren't elligle for Prime.
pretending that they are extra.
what jerks
that's why i canceled prime and just tag the items i want to order, when the total hits 25, i order them. no need to pay $80 per year.
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L7: Teacher
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I still find tons of other things on amazon I end up ordering with prime that would never meet the 25$ mark. And im not patient at waiting.

Some of the addon items are too expensive for what they are, but i did find some add on items that were actually around walmart price so that is why i was wondering if there was a way to search this sort of thing.
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Quote from jc2008 View Post :
I still find tons of other things on amazon I end up ordering with prime that would never meet the 25$ mark. And im not patient at waiting.

Some of the addon items are too expensive for what they are, but i did find some add on items that were actually around walmart price so that is why i was wondering if there was a way to search this sort of thing.
Does Amazon ever do FAR software? I need to by a $15 replacement battery for my notebook but the $8 shipping kills the deal for me! Been waiting for weeks now,
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L10: Grand Master
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I just found out about this today because the $4.47 headphones I was going to buy for a friend switched from Prime-eligible to being only eligible as an Add-On item. This item was definitely Prime-eligible as of July 27, 2012, as I have been keeping my eye on it for a few weeks now.

I just paid for Prime approximately two weeks ago, and it seems like they are making some major changes.

I sent them the following message:
Quote :
Hello, I hope you are doing well.

Amazon's new Add-On Item for shipping purposes is rather ridiculous. I understand that Amazon may not be able to make as much money when shipping low-cost items, and it would make sense to apply the Add-On Item tag to products that were not previously Prime-eligible. However, items that I have been considering for a couple weeks and were Prime-eligible are now only eligible as Add-On Items. This is not what Prime was advertised as when I signed up. In fact, the statement read, "No minimum purchase required—order what you want, when you want it." Apparently, there is now a minimum purchase requirement.
Tofu Vic
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#7
Another negative thing to customers.

Amazon build more distribution center to save cost,

Amazon will collect taxes in more states.
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