Bezos added that 2017 was Prime's strongest ever, with members ordering over five billion items worldwide and new members signing up at a higher rate than in any previous year.
This is the first every instance of Amazon sharing the number of its subscribers. Prime is a subscription that provides speedy and free home deliveries for millions of products in exchange for a few dollars per month.
Here is what the shareholder letter contains about Prime: "13 years post-launch, we have exceeded 100 million paid Prime members globally". It also gives access to beats deals and coupons. Amazon is the company which invested $310 million in India with $20 million invested into its payment system in India called "Amazon Pay India" between May and July of 2017.
Michael Levin, partner and cofounder of Consumer Intelligence Research Partners, said the figure was on par with his growth estimates.
New Prime subscriptions show no signs of slowing down, however, with a record number of new members joining in 2017, both in the USA and around the world.
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Amazon reaching the 100 million Prime member mark is certainly an accomplishment regardless of how long it took to get there. The move received a great response from prime subscribers mainly lower-income households who were benefitted of their affordable subscription cost and also the students who were provided with discount offers, as stated by Nii Ahene, Chief Operating Officer.
The company on Wednesday also announced a collaboration with USA consumer electronics retail chain Best Buy Co to sell Toshiba and Insignia "smart" Amazon Fire televisions infused with Alexa.
Bezos urged his team to be realistic saying that "unrealistic beliefs on scope - often hidden and undiscussed - kill high standards". Bezos' letter suggests that the e-commerce giant has expanded the service overseas. "Jeff has a very good view of the world, a healthy view of the world that recognizes that loyalty to your brand will generate revenue and not necessarily the other way around".
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