Category: News – Internet Marketing

Online Sales Stress Shipping Companies to the Max

Online Sales Are Blowing the Numbers Out – Are You In?

Delivery companies are struggling to keep up, causing some delays, but they say systems are running as planned – even if they could not plan for this kind of increase

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By Raimund Stehmann [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html)], via Wikimedia Commons

103 million people shopped online over Thanksgiving weekend, while only 102 million people shopped at brick-and-mortar stores. For Cyber Monday sales hit a record-breaking $3.07 billion,  up 16% over last year and 3.2% more than predicted Рaccording to Adobe Systems Inc.

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2015 Thanksgiving Day Online Sales Up 18%

Record Breaking Thanksgiving Online Sales

2015 holiday internet sales

By Petr Kratochvil [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons

The holiday news keeps getting better for online businesses. Just in, Thanksgiving and Black Friday online sales set a new record in 2015: $4.47 billion, up 18 percent over last year.

http://venturebeat.com/2015/11/28/adobe-thanksgiving-and-black-friday-online-sales-up-18-ios-numbers-almost-triple-androids/