Amazon boss Jeff Bezos received a letter unusual on the occasion of Black Friday. It is signed by maritime associations concerned for the sailors of the world merchant fleet. The one that makes 90% of commerce possible, that allows crowds to buy almost everything, from online platforms to traditional shops.
“If the boats did not sail, events such as Black Friday or Cyber Monday would be made impossible,” we read. Cyber Monday is the online equivalent, the following Monday, of Black Friday, the sales day that kicks off holiday shopping.