Amazon has a total of 372,539,860 products on sale as of June 20th, 2017
That’s 1.1% more than May 2017. Amazon had 368 million products on May 4th, 2017.
Top 10 Categories
It’s interesting to see that the category Clothing, Shoes & Jewelry is at the top position with 61.19 million products surpassing Home & Kitchen and Electronics.
Below are the subcategories of Clothing, Shoes & Jewelry with the respective number of products.
Amazon has been trying to focus on the apparel business for quite a while, reaching out to consumers with a wider range of well-known fashionable brands. Even though Amazon is the biggest clothing seller online, it may soon overtake brick and mortar fashion sales as well.
Percentage Changes Over the Last Month
Clothing, Shoes & Jewelry has had an extreme surge in products with Alexa Skills consistently rising every month. Here is a graph showing the product portfolio of Alexa Skills from December 2016 to June 2017.
Amazon Stretching Out in the Apparel Market
Amazon’s apparel and accessories are said to increase by 30% by next year. The e-commerce giant is soon to elbow its way into the fashion industry.
Alexa Skills totaled up to around 15.5k products, with an increase of 3,000 from the previous month! The rapid growth is no surprise with the rise in Amazon Echo sales. Below is the count difference between June and May.
- Clothing, Shoes & Jewelry dominate Amazon’s product count
- Alexa Skills increases by 19.1%
- Amazon’s apparel market to expand with own fashion brand