BY ROY ALBERT ANDRADE, K1LLER, Inc.
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON - The number of Amazon Prime members has shot out the roof, and has exceeded more than 4 million in 30-day free trial qualified enrollments this holiday season. Amazon Prime is a membership program that entitles Prime members to free shipping, and a number of Amazon-related services. Other benefits include discounts on Amazon-specific merchandise, and Amazon-related services. For students interested in Amazon Prime membership, the electronic commerce company offers a six-month trial of Amazon Prime Student, which allows students to enjoy all Amazon Prime benefits, unlimited streaming of movies, and photo storage for four years or until successful completion of school. However, students need a valid .edu e-mail address for verification purposes.
Amazon.com offers hundreds of thousands of products for sale from small businesses, and business owners that have received roughly 1 billion in combined orders. Tens of millions of devices were purchased, and installed on Alexa voice assistant during this holiday season. Jeff Wilke, chief executive officer of Amazon's global consumer unit, said, "From day one we were wholeheartedly focused on what we think our customers care about - incredible deals and the best deals at low prices, fast delivery and a wide range of products, We have always insisted on doing the three things at the same time.We are very pleased that this holiday season, more and more customers join Prime members to enjoy faster and more free shipping solutions, Amazon Key new convenient delivery, early entry Lightning Deals special spike campaigns, unlimited TV and movie streaming, original Prime Originals programming, etc. Thanks to millions of Amazon customers and hundreds of thousands of Amazon employees around the world for making this holiday season even more exciting and we look forward to welcoming you A better new year. "
Shawn W. Anderson