Amazon is running a series of events around the world to showcase its Prime services in advance of its annual Prime Day.
These events include performances by Ariana Grande and deadmau5 that will market its music-streaming and gaming services.
The events showcase how much Amazon Prime’s offerings have expanded in recent years.
Prime Day has become one of the most important sales days of the year for Amazon — and this year, it wants to milk every last bit of it.
A $119-a-year Prime membership includes more than just free shipping these days. To make customers aware of that fact, Amazon is running extra Prime Day promotions across its other Prime services, such as Prime Video, Prime Music, and Amazon Fresh.
It’s also offering discounts to Prime members who shop at Whole Foods, which Amazon acquired for more than $13 billion last year.
On top of this, Amazon announced it would be running a series of events around the world to showcase its extra services.
The events include a performance by Ariana Grande in New York, which is hosted by Prime Music, and a performance in Los Angeles by deadmau5, which is hosted by its gaming-streaming service, Twitch …read more
Source:: Businessinsider – Tech