When is Amazon Prime Day 2021?
Amazon announced during their Q1 earnings call that their annual e-commerce mega-event Amazon Prime Day 2021 will be in June. The big day was confirmed by none other than Amazon’s CFO Brian Olsavsky during Amazon’s earnings call.
There are also reported rumors that there will be a second Prime Day 2021 during the fall of this year. If so, this will be the first time that Amazon has celebrated two Prime Days within a calendar year, which is excellent news for online shoppers looking for the best online deals.
What is Amazon Prime Day 2021?
Amazon Prime Day is an online retail event that takes place annually for a total of 48 hours. Amazon originally started Prime Day back in 2015 to commemorate the 20th anniversary of Amazon and the 10th anniversary of Prime. It’s exclusively for Amazon Prime members and has become the largest online retail event since.
Where is Amazon Prime Day celebrated?
Originally in 2015, over nine countries celebrated Prime Day. The countries that participated in the first Prime Day included the U.S., U.K., Canada, Austria, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, and Japan. The initial Prime Day heralded more sales and deals than on Black Friday.
Now there are over 20+ countries that celebrate Prime Day including U.S., U.K., Austria, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany, India, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Mexico, the Netherlands, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Spain, and Turkey.
Prime Day 2021
Although traditional brick-and-mortar stores continue to struggle with sales due to COVID-19, it looks like e-commerce is poised to excel this year with not just one, but two massive retail events.
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