Amazon Prime Days 2019 Breaks Records; Other Merchants Benefit

While Amazon does not provide sales data for its Prime Days, it did state that during the 48-hour 2019 event on July 15 and 16, sales surpassed the 2018 Black Friday and Cyber Monday revenues combined. Prime members purchased more than 175 million items throughout the two days this year. Prime Day last year was.


Workers’ Prime Day Strike Could Pose a Problem for Amazon | E-Commerce

By Jack M. Germain Jul 9, 2019 10:18 AM PT Amazon workers at the Shakopee, Minnesota, fulfillment center plan to strike for six hours on July 15, the first day of Amazon’s annual Prime Day sales event. The strike threat reportedly is linked to unsafe working conditions at Amazon’s warehouses, caused by low wages and.