The positive news Amazon has been waiting for has finally arrived.
After cancelling its popular two-day Prime Day savings event due to COVID-19, Amazon has announced that its most recent Prime Day 2022 was the “biggest’ in terms of savings for Prime members and revenue.
In a press release, Amazon noted that worldwide its members purchased over 300 million items and saved over $1.7 billion. In addition, the company states that “more than 100,000 items per minute during this year’s Prime Day event.”
As for the best-selling products, this year’s runaway successes are as follows: Amazon Devices (Fire TV Sticks, Echo Show, Blink), Laneige and Nuface; Apple Watch Series 7; diapers and wipes from Pampers and The Honest Company; kitchen essentials from Rachael Ray, Le Creuset, and Hamilton Beach; VTech and LeapFrog toys; Vital Proteins Collagen Whey; Levi’s apparel and accessories; Chemical Guys car wash products; and pet products from Nutro, Temptations and Greenies.
“Prime Day is a celebration of our Prime members, who look forward to this event every year, and we’re thrilled to have delivered incredible savings to them once again,” said Doug Herrington, the CEO of Amazon worldwide stores.