Inside the White House with D.C.'s most wired reporter. Sign up for Mike Allen's Axios AM.

Stories

Alibaba's Singles Day tops Amazon's Prime Day in under 10 minutes

Alibaba's Singles Day festival
A preview of Alibaba's Single's Day Festival. Photo: Visual China Group/Getty Images

Singles Day sales for Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba smashed Amazon's Prime Day sales in less than 10 minutes, Business Insider reports.

By the numbers: The company logged $6.5 billion in sales in its opening 20 minutes. Amazon's Prime Day sales are estimated to have eclipsed $4.2 billion over a 36 hour period.

More stories loading.