Amazon had a very good Christmas. It has announced some figures that show that the online retailer is all about fast shipping. And all about that Prime membership. It’s celebrating a record=setting holiday for Prime.
The $99 per year membership program saw more than three million new members join from across the globe during the third week of December alone. Amazon shipped over 200 million more items for free with Prime over the holiday season.
The $99 Amazon Prime membership gives you free two-day delivery on millions of items as well as access to the company’s huge library of entertainment content which includes movies, TV shows, music. There is also free cloud storage and more. It is expensive,but it has it’s benefits.
On a related note, Amazon says that Prime members made The Man in the High Castle the most watched TV season on Prime Video. Members also doubled their total viewing hours on Prime Video compared to last year. So all things considered, this was a great year for Amazon Prime.
The company also sold millions of devices with the new Fire tablet becoming the $1 best-selling, most gifted and most wished-for product across the huge variety of items available on Amazon. Tis the season for Prime.