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Amazon announced today that the first 24 hours of its Prime Day event marked the “single largest sales day in company history” and that the two-day event was the “biggest…

Amazon boasts record sales for Prime Day as US shoppers spent $12.7 billion during the sales event

The first day of Amazon’s two-day Prime Day event saw U.S. sales rise nearly 6% year-over-year to $6.4 billion, according to Adobe Analytics Data. The number represents the single biggest…

US consumers spent $6.4 billion on the first day of Amazon’s Prime Day event

Amazon announced today that it will host the annual Prime Day shopping event on July 11-12. The company typically offers a lot of discounts to customers to boost sales numbers…

Amazon will hold its Prime Day 2023 shopping event on July 11-12

Amazon is holding a Prime Day-like shopping event this fall, marking the first time that the online retail giant will host two sales events exclusively for Prime members in the…

Amazon is holding a Prime Early Access Sale on October 11 and 12

As part of the promotion for Amazon’s annual Prime Day shopping event, Prime members were given an exclusive 60-second sneak peek at Amazon Prime Video’s upcoming series “The Lord of…

Amazon Prime members get exclusive sneak peek of ‘Lord of the Rings’ series

Amazon is reportedly planning to hold two Prime shopping events this year, according to a report from Business Insider. The online retailer already revealed the July dates for its Prime Day…

Amazon reportedly plans to hold a second Prime shopping event in the fall

A new forecast released today estimates Amazon’s delayed Prime Day sales event will top last year’s by bringing in an estimated nearly $10 billion in worldwide sales when it runs…

Despite pandemic, Amazon Prime Day expected to generate nearly $10B in global sales

Holiday shopping season is getting a big head start this year. Amazon today announced that it will hold Prime Day — its annual mega global sale event on a big…

Amazon’s Prime Day mega sale event will take place October 13-14

Amid worker protests and antitrust investigations, Amazon’s Prime Day sales event carried on as usual — and that means it again set new records for the online retailer. This time,…

Amazon sells over 175M items during Prime Day 2019, more than Black Friday & Cyber Monday combined

Amazon’s Prime Day continues to gain competition from rival retailers piggybacking on the annual event with their own sales. Ahead of this year’s Prime Day, RetailMeNot had forecast that this…

Amazon Prime Day sees competition from more than expected number of retailers

Amazon Prime members again snapped up loss leaders like the Echo Dot and Fire TV Stick with Alexa Remote on the first day of Amazon Prime Day 2019, which has…

Echo Dot and Fire TV Stick are again Prime Day’s best selling devices (so far!)

It’s no longer a winner-take-all scenario for Amazon Prime Day — in fact, that hasn’t been true for years. As soon as other large retailers realized they could piggyback on…

Large retailers saw 64% increase in sales on Monday, thanks to Amazon Prime Day

On the start of Amazon’s biggest sales event of the year, Amazon workers and activists are taking to the streets today in protest of the retail giant. Protests are planned…

On Prime Day, Amazon workers and immigrants’ rights organizations are protesting

A report from Adobe’s analytics arm predicts Amazon’s Prime Day 2019 sales event, which began today, to have another sizable impact on the U.S. e-commerce market. The company expects a…

Report: Amazon Prime Day 2019 will push US e-commerce sales to over $2 billion

Amazon’s list of Prime Day deals has finally dropped. The retailer’s Black Friday-style sale for its Prime members is one of the biggest online shopping days of the year, as…

Amazon Prime Day’s top device deals include discounted Echo speakers and Fire TVs

Amazon warehouse workers in Minnesota are planning to strike during Prime Day on July 15, one of the company’s biggest sales events. Bloomberg reports that about 100 employees are expected…

Amazon warehouse workers in Minnesota plan to strike on Prime Day over labor practices

In addition to expanding Prime Day to a two-day sale event, taking place on July 15-16, Amazon today announced it’s kicking things off with early Prime Day sales across a…

Amazon rolls out early Prime Day deals on devices, including Fire TV Recast, services and more

Amazon-owned game streaming site Twitch will be participating in Amazon Prime Day this year, with giveaways of free content from Apex Legends and EA Sports games, live-streamed events, and even…

Twitch will join Amazon Prime Day with giveaways, events and QVC-style live show

Amazon’s Prime Day event, now in its fifth year, is no longer just a big sales day for Amazon — it’s become the official kickoff to back-to-school shopping season and…

250 retailers will compete against Amazon’s Prime Day, up from 194 last year

Prime Day has once again broken records. Despite serious glitches at its start, Amazon announced this morning that Prime Day 2018 grew to become the biggest shopping event in its…

Amazon’s Prime Day again became the biggest sales day in its history

Despite the massive glitches that prevented online shoppers from being able to browse and buy from Amazon’s Prime Day sale yesterday, the retailer is this morning claiming its Prime Day…

Amazon Prime Day U.S. sales bigger than last year, despite site issues

Amazon is kicking off today’s Prime Day a bit early. Although its annual sale technically begins at 12 PM PT / 3 PM ET this afternoon, it put its own…

Amazon puts its own devices on sale early for Prime Day

When you’re as big as Amazon, you get to make up your own holidays. And if you want to make that day 36 hours long, who’s going to stop you?…

Amazon Prime Day’s best tech deals

Amazon is deeply discounting its two most popular Alexa devices today, the Echo and Echo Dot, as the retailer’s annual Prime Day sale kicks off. Starting tonight at 6 PM…

Alexa devices get deep discounts for Amazon Prime Day

Amazon is again pushing Alexa’s voice shopping capabilities with today’s announcement of Prime Day deals. Prime Day, Amazon’s own version of a Black Friday sale – but only for Prime…

Amazon pushes Alexa ordering with $10 for first-time voice shoppers and Prime discounts

Amazon just announced its third annual Prime Day, the retailer’s answer to Black Friday that originally started to celebrate its 20th anniversary. While Amazon had previously said they would be…

Amazon’s 2017 Prime Day sale will be July 11th

Yesterday’s checkout glitches didn’t impact Amazon’s ability to pull off another successful Prime Day sales event, as it turns out. The online retailer announced this morning, without giving specific figures,…

Prime Day 2016 was Amazon’s biggest day ever

Amazon Prime Day has arrived – the sales holiday the internet lovingly dubbed last year as Amazon’s online garage sale, in reference to consumers’ disappointment with the deals’ quality. The company…

Demand for Amazon Prime Day deals leads to checkout issues for shoppers