Amazon Sees Surging Prime Memberships in 'Biggest' Ever Holiday Season

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On Prime Video, the most-watched TV season over the holidays was Amy Sherman-Palladino's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" and the most-watched series overall was "The Grand Tour" (both Amazon Studios originals). AMZN 0.41% rang in its biggest holiday season ever.

Amazon also said the $30 Echo Dot was the No. 1 best-selling product over the 2017 holiday season from any manufacturer out of the millions of items available in its online store - but didn't say how many were sold. In total, Amazon said it sold "tens of millions" of Alexa-enabled devices worldwide. Items shipped with free one-day or same-day shipping - two perks of a Prime membership - doubled this year, according to Amazon. "More than one billion items were ordered from small businesses and entrepreneurs worldwide this season - and over just five days, from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday, almost 140 million items were ordered from small businesses and entrepreneurs".

"Customers shopped from hundreds of millions of products, including a vast selection from small businesses and entrepreneurs. We look forward to another great year ahead". Amazon said more than 1,400 electronics products were ordered per second on a mobile device.

The holiday shopping season is finally over and that means Amazon has some shopping data for us.

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Amazon's strong holiday season is likely to keep many investors excited over its future prospects.

There were some pretty aggressive deals on Amazon's Echo devices in recent weeks, and so it's no surprise to hear that the Alexa-enabled hardware sold well, especially when it comes to the low-priced Echo Dot.

The e-commerce giant fueled more purchases through mobile this holiday season, with worldwide shopping increase 70 percent year-over-year.

The last Prime Now order that was completed in time for Christmas was delivered in 58 minutes at 11:58 p.m. on Christmas Eve.

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