Amazon Prime Day to run over 48 hours for first time

Amazon has revealed the dates of this year's Prime Day

Amazon’s annual Prime Day deals extravaganza will be extended this year to run over a 48-hour period for the first time.

Globally Amazon will offer members of its Prime subscription service more than a million deals and there will be limited offers for the first time.

Amazon worldwide consumer chief executive Jeff Wilke said: “Our vision is that Prime Day should be the absolute best time to be a member – when you can enjoy shopping, savings, entertainment and some of the best deals Prime members have ever seen.”

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