Amazon releases shipment records, ships over 5 billion items worldwide

Amazon releases shipment records, ships over 5 billion items worldwide

The figures, which show that more Prime members joined from India than from any other country in its first year includes one-day and two-day shipping options.

Last month, Activision and Twitch partnered up to offer Twitch Prime subscribers special loot each month for Call of Duty: WWII.

In the United States the number of items available for unlimited free two-day shipping has doubled from 50 million to 100 million items and is in addition to Prime one and same day services available in more than 8,000 USA cities and towns, and two-hour delivery with Prime Now in more than 30 major cities.

Amazon said customers were shopping at "record levels" from "hundreds of millions of products" and that more than 1 billion items had been ordered from small businesses worldwide during the season.

Finally, Amazon says it increased its fulfillment and shipping network by more than 30 percent in square footage worldwide past year.

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Most of you spent the holidays in a daze. The Prime service is now available in 16 countries.

Amazon said it sold "millions" of its own devices in 2017, which help Prime members get more from their subscriptions by accessing digital content.

Trumpeting the addition of four million perspective Prime members over the course of a week shows just how valuable these customers are to the company - and how quickly their ranks are swelling.

Amazon also saw growth in the USA, as according to Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, nearly two thirds (63 per cent) of the company's customers have signed up to Prime - equivalent to around 90 million U.S. members.

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