E-Land Technology Driven E-commerce was informed that February 27 news, Amazon has added a reminder notification on the search results page for "coronavirus" and other related content.
When users search for coronavirus-related content such as "coronary virus", "COVID-19" or "N95 mask" on Amazon, a notification will appear at the top of product search results to remind users to go to the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC) website for more information on disease protection and treatment. In addition, the notification contains a link to make it easier for users to learn more about the coronavirus protection measures.
Amazon's adoption of this measure may be related to the recent spread of the new crown virus in the world. The virus has spread to South Korea, Iran and Italy in the past week.
It is understood that with the recent spread of the virus in Italy, platforms such as eBay and Dunhuang have also issued announcements that affected by the epidemic, services such as parcel delivery in some regions of Italy will be suspended.
Prior to this, several US technology giants, including Amazon, also met with the World Health Organization (WHO) at Facebook headquarters to discuss how to prevent misinformation about the new crown virus on their platforms. Amazon also sent a notice to third-party sellers via email, stating that sellers need to remove products that claim to treat or alleviate New Coronavirus pneumonia.