Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Thursday July 16, 2015

Amazon’s First Ever Prime Day Breaks Global Records

Although Amazon's first ever Prime Day was a let down for most of you guys, the company says it broke all kinds of records.

Amazon today announced it sold more units on Prime Day than the biggest Black Friday ever and had more new members try Prime worldwide than any single day in Amazon history. Customers ordered 34.4 million items across Prime-eligible countries, breaking all Black Friday records with 398 items ordered per second. Prime Day was also a great savings day آ– members globally saved millions on deals. Customers ordered hundreds of thousands of Amazon devices آ– making it the largest device sales day ever worldwide.