Amazon boasted that Prime Day 2018 was its best ever — Amazon reported that its members bought more than 100 million items during the 36-hour shop-a-thon, which ended early Wednesday morning.
According to the company’s press release, customers purchased “millions” of Fire TV devices, “which had their best day ever,” while Amazon signed up “more new Prime members on July 16 than any previous day in Amazon history.”
It also sold more than 5 million toy items this year or 1.5 million more items than Prime Day a year ago, according to press releases.
GBH estimates that Amazon pulled in $3.6 billion this week, compared with an estimated $2.4 billion a year ago, fueled by Prime membership growth.
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