• Amazon Prime Day: How Advertisers and Retailers Can Prevail

    10 days ago - By Business 2 Community

    One of the biggest sales event of the year is on the horizon and approaching rapidly. Amazon Prime Day is the yearly promotion where Amazon reduces prices on a wide-ranging selection of items for its Prime membership customers. According to Amazon , in 2017, Amazon Prime Day sales surpassed Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales globally, with sales growing more than 60% from 2016, making it the biggest day in Amazon history at the time!
    Who came out on top in 2017? Small businesses and entrepreneurs experienced significant growth in their sales from the previous year. Overall, Amazon Prime...
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  • Is Amazon Embarking on Home Insurance?

    Is Amazon Embarking on Home Insurance?

    10 days ago - By RIS Media

    July 16 is Prime Day, and this year's deals feature double discounts on Alexa-enabled smart home devices, including Echo, Fire TV and Fire tablets, Amazon reports. As the marketplace giant gets more and more involved in the lives of homeowners, could consumers start to see offshoots into other home-related services?
    Amazon-run home insurance could be the company's next endeavor, according to The Information , a technology website. Although Amazon has not yet provided concrete evidence for insurance plans, it would make sense due to the company's most recent partnerships. From plans to...
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  • Amazon Prime Day is killing Black Friday

    Amazon Prime Day is killing Black Friday

    10 days ago - By Business Insider

    Amazon Prime Day is changing Americans' holiday-shopping calendar.
    According to one analysis, the deals on Prime Day are better than on Black Friday , the biggest shopping day of the year.
    Macy's , JCPenney , Lowe's , and other retailers are taking part in the event by holding their own "Black Friday in July" sales.
    Amazon is changing Americans' holiday-shopping calendar by celebrating Black Friday-style sales in July with its highly hyped Prime Day.
    This year marks Amazon's fourth annual Prime Day, and it's expected to be bigger than ever.
    Prime Day deals will kick off on Monday and run...
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