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Amazon Dash

Virtual or physical buttons from Amazon that initiate an order to Amazon.com. Introduced in 2015 as part of the Amazon Prime membership and designed to make replenishing common household items easier, Dash buttons are programmed by the user to order a product. A number of staples including soap, paper products, diapers and soft drinks were selected for the initial service.

The Dash Replenishment Service (DRS)
Dash buttons let vendors create easy product reordering for their customers. See Amazon Echo and AmazonFresh.


Press, Click or Tap the Dash Button
A physical button (top) can be placed on or near an appliance; however, users must confirm orders to keep children from making purchases. Virtual buttons (bottom) are added to a user's Amazon Web page or mobile app. (Images courtesy of Amazon.com.)


Press, Click or Tap the Dash Button
A physical button (top) can be placed on or near an appliance; however, users must confirm orders to keep children from making purchases. Virtual buttons (bottom) are added to a user's Amazon Web page or mobile app. (Images courtesy of Amazon.com.)
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He said the launch of the Amazon Dash Button provides consumers with added ease of use in their shopping experience.
Pitched as a move to make shopping a more enjoyable experience, Amazon Dash is a really nifty piece of technology that allows consumers to order a product when they are running out and have it delivered to them within 24 hours.
Two examples of the Amazon Dash buttons, from Andrex and Ariel, which are now available in the UK
Daniel Rausch, director of Amazon Dash said: "Dash Buttons offer the convenience of 1-Click shopping from anywhere in the home - they can be placed near those frequently used items you don't want to run out of, and when you see supplies running low, the Dash Button makes it easier than ever to order more.
The director of Amazon Dash, Daniel Rausch, noted that there was "no retail therapy' in buying household goods but "just work.
Amazon Dash Button Open Image in Lightbox Henkel offers the Amazon Dash Button for its three US top brands Dial, Persil ProClean and Schwarzkopf.
The Amazon Dash Button for Playtex Sport offers different absorbency packs of Playtex Sport Unscented tampons, as well as travel packs of Playtex Sport Body Wipes.
With the success of Amazon Dash Buttons, which allow you to reorder everything from trash bags to packs of gum with one click, Amazon has made its auto-refill program more permanent.
Last year, Amazon introduced its physical Amazon Dash buttons that allow shoppers to press a branded button in their home to re-order that product.
Amazon is pushing the envelope even more with Amazon Dash, though.