Amazon approaches $3 billion in sales on Prime Day
Amazon.com Inc. may have generated more in online sales on its third annual Prime Day than nearly every North American retailer will sell online all year.
Amazon grew its overall sales by 60% year over year during the 30-hour Prime Day sale held Tuesday, an Amazon spokeswoman tells Internet Retailer. Based on Internet Retailer estimates of $1.80 billion in sales globally on Prime Day last year, Amazon had an estimated $2.880 billion in sales on Prime Day 2017.. . . more