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Cyber Monday: Largest Shopping Day in History at $6.6 Billion; Mobile Breaks Records with First $2B Day

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Cyber Monday hit the races running and it was Mobile for the win! A $2 billion win, in fact. Based on Adobe Analytics data, a record $6.59 billion was spent online by the end of Cyber Monday, an increase of 16.8% over last year, making it the largest online shopping day in history. The bump …

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Reports from the Shopping Cart: Retailers Speak Up about Black Weekend

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Washington and New York—Mixed reports about Black Weekend shopping came in this morning as retailers, analysts and trade associations relayed statements about sales. Some reported strong foot traffic even on Thanksgiving night. Others says traffic is for in-store sales and that Cyber Monday may actually wind up being the strongest …

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Thanksgiving Week Retail Analysis: Merchants’ Strong Performance throughout Weekend Outperforms Industry

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Petaluma, CA –An enormous increase in mobile shoppers, conversation rates that held steady and cumulative AOV actually increased over Black Weekend.In a report from MarketLive, a leading Total Commerce platform for high-growth merchants, retail performance statistics for its platform customers during the four-day shopping weekend starting at Thanksgiving. An analysis …

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Black Friday Sales Drop as Shopping Trend Shift: NRF

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Washington—Early holiday promotions even before Thanksgiving, the continued growth of online shopping, and an improving economy changed the way millions of people approached the biggest shopping weekend of the year. According to NRF’s Thanksgiving Weekend Spending Survey conducted by Prosper Insights & Analytics, 55.1% of holiday shoppers were or will …

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Cyber Monday: Biggest Online Shopping Day in History?

In eCommerce, Industry News, What's New by Jeff PrineLeave a Comment

Armonk, NY—Even when talking about a retail business where records are broken almost daily, preliminary Cyber Monday, Dec. 2, results sound impressive—“the biggest online shopping day in history.” Depending upon which set of data one believes, online sales grew more than general retail, including bricks and mortar. IBM Digital Analytics, …