Things get started on Monday, July 16 at noon PT, running through July 17.
Brand new figures from across CJ Affiliate's global network reveal that from 2016 to 2017, across the two days of Prime Day retailers globally saw an average year on year revenue growth of 64% and year on year sales grew by 38%.
This is Amazon's fourth year to hold the event. They and others will compete in Playerunknown's Battlegrounds while musician and self-described gamer deadmau5 performs. It's ad-free and lets you download songs and albums to enjoy offline. You can also grab four months of Amazon Music for $1, according to CNET.
"Shoppers must have Amazon Prime, which costs $119 a year and is also available as a 30-day free trial, to get the deals", Palmer said in an email. The company's acquisition of Whole Foods a year ago and the kind of steps they are taking to cross-promote the high-end grocery chain with members who are availing their Prime Service, will surely give a further boost to their retail business.
Amazon has never shared its actual sales figures for Prime Day, but the company did disclose, during an April shareholder meeting, that it now has more than 100 million Prime members.
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Tactically, there isn't much to describe it: both were nearly at the same level of serve and return, but for the break chances. Novak Djokovic led Rafael Nadal by two sets to one in their Wimbledon semi-final when it was halted for the night on Friday.
Should I register for Amazon Prime?
So, simply register for Prime any time from now, shop as many Prime Day deals as you like on the day, then cancel your account for no charge. Kohl's also has a similar sale underway with promotional discounts on apparel and home goods.
Building on the success of new product launches a year ago, Amazon is launching the second edition of its highly anticipated Prime Day event this month. Your best bet on Prime Day is to do your homework, don't impulse buy, make sure you read reviews on sale items, make sure what you're getting has all the bells and whistles you want, and is really a sale price. You can expect more than 200 exclusive launches with blockbuster deals. In particular, he points to the Echo Show, Amazon's video smart speaker, which regularly sells for $229.99 but is on sale now through Prime Day at $129.99.
"Word of mouth, or in this case "word of online" communication plays a huge role in Prime Day successes-when consumers say, "look what I got", their social networks respond", Cohen explained.