Amazon Prime day is Amazon's exclusive annual celebration day and in 2018 this starts at 12 PM on the 16th of July and lasts 36 hours until the midnight of 17th of July. And, since Amazon acquired Whole Foods last summer, the grocery chain has also gotten in on the action, with a slew of their own Prime Day sales (Prime members need to download the Whole Foods app to access them).
When you sign up for Amazon Prime, your membership is set to automatically renew each year.
Building on the success of new product launches past year, Amazon is launching the second edition of its highly anticipated Prime Day event this month.
Retailers should be marking Amazon Prime Day in their calendars next to Black Friday and Cyber Monday with global retailers seeing year-on-year revenue growth by 64% across the two days of Prime Day from 2016 to 2017.
Amazon India has announced a Virtual Reality (VR) experience, which will be one of a kind, for the Amazon Prime Day this year for users in the country's metro cities. Throughout the sale, Amazon will offer a lot of deals and discounts on products across various categories.
In Europe, the greatest increase in revenue and sales were on the first day of Prime Day, with year-on-year revenue growth by 42% and year-on-year sales by 58% respectively. Prime members can also avail same-day, morning delivery to pin-codes in select Indian cities. "Returns to Amazon often require you to pay shipping, so be aware of this cost when ordering items you aren't sure about". Click on Your Prime Membership in the drop-down menu to find out whether you are subscribed to the service.
Use a free price tracker like Camelcamelcamel.com to check how many times an item's price has changed, as well as the retailers on Amazon offering the highest and lowest prices. Here are a few ways to get a short-term Prime membership to cash in on the savings.
Stay tuned to Highsnobiety's Prime Day coverage next week to make the most of all the savings. New members will then be charged £7.99 per month once the trial period expires. Also, the users who will be making the payment with Amazon wallet will also get a 10% cashback on the deals. This Opal Nugget Ice Maker ($400, down from $500, on Monday, July 16) can be controlled via app, so you can have piles of flawless ice ready for cocktail-chilling the minute you get home.