The modern age customer has become very aware of the important days and events. brands know this fact and they advertise big on occasions like Mother’s Day. This year, mother’s day was special because of a lot of reasons. The day saw over $25 billion in sales making it the 3rd largest eCommerce day after Christmas and Back-to-School. Even though the official numbers from giants like Amazon are still not revealed, experts believe that the spend this year is the highest in the 16 years since spending has been tracked for the holiday.
Now, why all this happened? Below are some factors that will help you understand:
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Well, for those who don’t know, Mother’s Day was not always this commercial. Its founder, Anna Jarvis, launched the day to celebrate her mother, who always wanted a holiday that celebrated mothers everywhere. Post her mother’s death in 1905 a letter-writing campaign started and ended up becoming national Mother’s Day holiday with the help of influential leaders such as William Taft, Theodore Roosevelt, and John Wannamaker.
Brands have certainly found out the secrets making this holiday into a profitable one.