The e-commerce giant said small and medium-sized businesses did well, with sales growth in Amazon’s store outpacing Amazon's retail business. Customers spent over $3B on more than 100M small business items included in the Support Small Businesses to Win Big sweepstakes.
Prime Day wrapup: Amazon Prime members worldwide purchased more than 100,000 items per minute during this year's Prime Day event. Some of the best-selling categories worldwide this Prime Day were Amazon Devices, Consumer Electronics, and Home. Some of the best-selling items worldwide this Prime Day were from premium beauty brands, including Laneige and NuFace; Apple Watch Series 7; diapers and wipes from Pampers (PG) and The Honest Company (HNST); kitchen essentials from Rachael Ray, Le Creuset, and Hamilton Beach; VTech and LeapFrog toys; Vital Proteins Collagen Whey; Levi Strauss (LEVI) apparel and accessories; Chemical Guys car wash products; and pet products from Nutro, Temptations, and Greenies.
Shares of AMZN fell 0.14% in premarket action on Thursday.
Amazon (AMZN) was included in Seeking Alpha's Catalyst Watch this week with the Prime Day event seen attracting attention.