November 28, 2015

Amazon Says It Has 20 Million Prime Members Worldwide

From Business Insider:

Amazon has confirmed that it has 20 million subscribers to its Prime service, Ben Schachter at Macquarie reports in a new note.

AMZN also clarified the definition of Prime membership by confirming that if a household has multiple people using Prime, it is still counted as one Prime membership because that household only paid one $79 fee for the year.

An Amazon Prime membership provides two-day shipping as well as access to content.

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