Peak order rates exceed Black Friday
SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul. 15, 2015--
(NASDAQ:AMZN) – Amazon Prime members are shopping at record rates and
will find more deals coming all day.
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“Prime Day peak order rates have already surpassed 2014 Black Friday,”
said Greg Greeley, Vice President Amazon Prime. “Prime members have
already bought tens of thousands of Fire TV Sticks, 35,000 Lord of the
Rings Blu-Ray sets, 28,000 Rubbermaid sets, and 4,000 Echo devices in 15
minutes. The Kate Spade purse was gone in less than a minute. We also
sold 1,200 of the $999 TVs in less than 10 minutes. And there are
thousands more deals coming.”
Go to amazon.com/primeday
to see current deals. Many more deals still to come.
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across all categories, unlimited Free Same-Day Delivery on more than a
million items in 14 metro areas, unlimited streaming of tens of
thousands of movies and TV episodes, more than one million songs, more
than one thousand playlists and hundreds of stations with Prime Music,
early access to select Lightning Deals all year long, free secure,
unlimited photo storage in Amazon Cloud Drive with Prime Photos and
access to more than 800,000 books to borrow with the Kindle Owners’
Lending Library. In addition, Prime members in Atlanta, Austin,
Baltimore, Brooklyn, Dallas, Manhattan, Miami, and London receive one
and two hour delivery on a selection of tens of thousands of everyday
essentials with the dedicated Prime Now mobile app. Not a member? Start
a free trial of Amazon Prime at amazon.com/primeday.
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