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Target Is Taking on Prime Day
July 13, 2018
The retailer is launching an online sales event the day after Amazon Prime Day. The sale will last 36 hours and will only be online. Cheddar’s Hope King and Brad Smith tell us the details.
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Jul 13, 2018
Amazon Prime Day: Check the Competitors
With Amazon’s fourth annual Prime Day just around the corner, experts warn the retail giant might not have the best deals out there. “Last year, 20 percent of items that Amazon customers bought on Prime Day were actually cheaper at other stores,” says Louryn Strampe, deal editor at Mobile Nations' Thrifter site.
Jul 18, 2018
Amazon Prime #FOMO Is Real
Amazon Prime Day notched a record when members purchased more than 100 million products on the company-made shopping holiday. By and large, bigger retailers triumphed over smaller companies. The challenge for Amazon, though, according to Sucharita Kodali, retail analyst at Forrester, is how to offer more niche brands enough value that they don't opt instead to go direct-to-consumer.
Jul 5, 2018
Amazon Prime Day (and a Half) Will Be the Biggest One Yet
The retail giant's fourth annual Prime Day begins July 16 and will last 36 hours, making it the longest one to date. But the company may have an ulterior motive for the low prices, says Matt Swider, senior mobile and buying guides editor at Tech Radar. "They're trying to install their products...into your home so they have you for life. It's a really ingenious, supervillian-type idea by Jeff Bezos," he tells Cheddar.