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Why Prime Day is important to Amazon

CNNMoney - 16 Jul 2018
The fourth Prime Day (and a half) will begin noon PT (3 p.m. ET) Monday, extending for 36 hours. The savings event this year is running longer than prior years, available for shoppers in more countries, and Amazon is promising a million deals — the ...
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Retail Sales Strong In July Amid Amazon Prime Day

Investor's Business Daily - 15 Aug 2018
Retail Sales Strong In July Amid Amazon Prime Day. Retail sales rose 0.5% in July, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. Outside of autos, retail sales grew 0.6%, on a month highlighted by the record-breaking Amazon Prime Day and matching ...
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Amazon Prime Day May Have Boosted US Retail Sales

Bloomberg - 14 Aug 2018
With popular items including the Instant Pot cooker and the 23andMe Inc. genetic test, global sales during Amazon's 36-hour Prime Day event in mid-July exceeded the company's other recent promotions including Black Friday and 2017's Prime Day.
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Amazon Prime Day: Don't Fall For The Hype

Forbes - 20 Jul 2018
It would be hard to calculate the crazy amount of media and analyst time spent anticipating, covering and then trying to dissect the implications of this year's Amazon Prime Day event. In fact, each year it seems like the breathless coverage moves ...
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Amazon Prime Day 2018 analysis in 5 charts

DigitalCommerce360 - 08 Aug 2018
Amazon doesn't disclose sales figures on Prime Day, but Internet Retailer estimates sales hit $4.19 billion globally this year during the 36-hour sale July 16-17, up nearly 74% from $2.41 billion during last year's Prime Day (a 30-hour sales event July ...
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How Retailers Should Compete With Amazon Prime Day

Forbes - 03 Aug 2018
Unless you just landed here from another planet, you already know that in mid-July, Amazon had a special promotion day called Prime Day where there were lots of special offers to generate sales. As expected, this year's Prime Day topped all previous ...
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More than half of buyers on Amazon Prime Day were first-timers

DigitalCommerce360 - 06 Aug 2018
The deals and promotions Amazon.com Inc. facilitates during its annual Prime Day sale event are available only to Prime members, and this year more than half—52%—of members who made a purchase on Prime Day had never taken Amazon up on its ...
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Over half of Prime Day shoppers planned ahead for the holiday

Retail Dive - 08 Aug 2018
Many shoppers plotted out their Prime Day strategy ahead of the emerging holiday, according to research from A.T. Kearney emailed to Retail Dive. According to the study, 63% of Prime Day consumers planned four days out from the shopping day.
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What Every Retailer Can Learn From Amazon Prime Day

Forbes - 31 Jul 2018
Prime Day has turned into a mid-year sales phenomenon. Not only does it drive sign-ups for Prime memberships, it drives a ton of sales for Amazon. But what does it do for everyone else? Whether you compete or cooperate with Amazon, if you're in retail, ...
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Amazon Prime Day Might Be Called Amazon Everywhere Day

Forbes - 24 Jul 2018
Perhaps Amazon Prime Day should be called “Amazon Everywhere Day.” Amazon as an online site to buy only books is long gone, of course. In just the last few years, the company has popularized smart homes (and far more) with their virtual assistant ...
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Returns: Record-breaking Prime Day's aftermath

Supply Chain Dive - 26 Jul 2018
Now in its fourth year, Amazon Prime Day has grown into a major shopping event that not only drives online sales but creates ripple effects throughout the entire retail industry. Several retailers now piggyback on the event with their own "Black Friday ...
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Amazon Prime Day stirred up grocery shoppers

Supermarket News - 24 Jul 2018
Amazon Prime Day spurred interest in online grocery shopping and motivated Whole Foods Market customers to take advantage of Prime Day deals, consumer surveys revealed. According to a poll of 2,451 U.S. adults by mobile-driven market researcher ...
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Prime Day is bad for Amazon's brand

TNW - 28 Jul 2018
Amazon introduced Prime Day in 2015 as a way to celebrate its 20th anniversary as a one-day sale with the aim of overshadowing Black Friday. The sale was available only to Prime members and over the years has become a premier shopping day that ...
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The goods that got the biggest Prime Day boost

The Business Journals - 13 Aug 2018
E-commerce performance analytics platform Profitero analyzed sales for millions of products across eight representative categories on Amazon.com from July 9 – July 17, 2018, including the “Prime Day” period of July 16-17. The study found that Amazon's ...
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Prime Day Offers Reminder: Sale Days Need To Be Meaningful

Forbes - 23 Jul 2018
Amazon's recent Prime Day was a successful promotion. More than $100 million of merchandise was sold in the 36-hour period. Prime Day has established itself as an annual event and as an important milestone for the company. Customers wait for the day ...
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Did voices carry Amazon Prime Day to record heights? Who knows

ZDNet - 24 Jul 2018
Because there are a million and one posts out there dissecting what took place last week with Prime Day. And some of the most interesting stats don't even come from Amazon. The one thing I was hoping to get some insight on -- voice shopping numbers ...

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