Just completed in 2017, Amazon has taken stock of sales made through its annual Primesubscription program . In total, more than 5,000 million items have been sent through Amazon Prime in 2017.
As for the products most purchased by Prime members in the United States, the Fire TV Stick and Echo Dot, both from Amazon, top the list.
The Seattle company notes that Prime members worldwide used their profits in 2017 more than ever, according to TechCrunch . For a price that starts at $ 11 per month, Prime offers advantages such as free day shipping on two million products.
The program has been expanding in recent times, adding benefits such as the unlimited transmission of movies and television programs through Prime Video .
In addition, this year more new members have joined the payment than any other year. Amazon Prime vice president Greg Greeley said in a statement that “[Prime] members used digital benefits such as Prime Video, Prime Music and Prime Reading more than ever.”
Amazon revealed last week that the 2017 has been the “biggest Christmas season” in its history. More than four million people subscribed to the free trial of Prime or bought memberships in a single week.