Amazon says Cyber Monday was the biggest shopping day in company history
Amazon saw its biggest shopping day in history on Cyber Monday, with the most products ordered worldwide than any other day.
On five days starting with Thanksgiving and continuing through Cyber Monday customers purchased millions more products compared to the same period last year. Amazon customers ordered more than 18 million toys, 13 million fashion items on Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined.
Sales by small and medium-sized businesses worldwide grew more than 20 percent year over year on Black Friday, according to Amazon.
The new Echo Dot Alexa device was the top selling product on Amazon globally, in any category, over the holiday weekend.
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