In just a few years, Amazon’s annual global shopping event, Prime Day, has cemented itself as a major, can’t-be-missed retail sales holiday.
Prime Day 2019 will be a 48-hour event from July 15-16.
With its competitive savings and breadth of deals, Prime Day is just one of the benefits Prime members can enjoy, and it has only grown bigger since 2015.
Every year, we round up the best Prime Day deals worth shopping. Shop the best deals of Amazon Prime Day 2019 here.
Big retail sales are no longer limited to a thinly veiled partnership with major US holidays. In fact, many retailers have created their own “holidays;” Nordstrom has its popular Anniversary Sale. Nike has Air Max Day. And of course, the online behemoth Amazon has Prime Day.
What is Amazon Prime Day?
Introduced in 2015 in part to celebrate Amazon’s 20th anniversary, the first Amazon Prime Day was a one-day-only retail holiday that sought to overtake Black Friday as the sales event of the year. This year, Prime Day will be a 48-hour sale event held on July 15-16. It’ll feature major deals on Amazon devices, as well as over 1 million other deals sitewide — with all prices exclusive to Prime members.
The inaugural Amazon Prime Day received some criticism from shoppers who weren’t happy with the quality and quantity of deals offered, but Amazon has stepped up its game in both realms since, and to great success. Last year’s Prime Day was the biggest shopping day in company history until it was surpassed by Cyber Monday shortly after, a familiar pattern …read more
Source:: Business Insider