As the retail industry prepares to recover from a pandemic, time spent on shopping apps is up 30% from the previous year.
Amazon officially announced the Prime Day for June 21 and 22, 2021, and consumers are already gearing up for Amazon’s biggest shopping day of the year. Digital commerce has grown dramatically over the past year and is on track to surpass $ 11 trillion in revenue in 2021. Amazon alone recruited 50 million Prime subscribers during the past year. pandemic, due to the closure of traditional stores. High levels of mobile shopping are seen heading into this year’s Prime Day as the pandemic habit remains strong, Amazon’s Prime Day is forecast to exceed pre-pandemic numbers. Worldwide, outside of China, time spent in shopping apps in the four weeks ending May 22 is up 30% from the same period last year.
Last year, Amazon’s Prime Day event took place in October 2020, after being postponed to the summer due to the pandemic. This two-day shopping event has traditionally been a huge driver of traffic on the Amazon app, surpassing sales on the platform for Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined. The sales period has continued to attract more users and downloads of the Amazon app as Prime Day approaches, since its introduction in 2015. The mobile data and analytics platform App Annie thus expects Prime Day 2021 week to generate 1 billion hours on Android phones worldwide outside of China, a 25% year-over-year increase from Prime Week Day 2020!
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