Amazon Calls This Holiday Shopping Season the Biggest in Its History

By Sheridan Fifer

Without disclosing sales numbers for Black Friday or Cyber Monday, traditionally its biggest days of the season, Amazon announced that this year's holiday shopping season has been the biggest in its history. The coronavirus pandemic pushed shoppers out of brick-and-mortar stores and into Amazon's marketplace, and the resulting deluge of online orders isn't over yet.

“In a holiday season unlike any other, it’s clear that customers still want great deals on gifts for their loved ones or a little something extra for themselves, and we’re glad to help deliver smiles throughout the season,” said Jeff Wilke, CEO of Amazon Worldwide Consumer.

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