• Still on top: ‘Cyber Monday' sales on track to hit record

    5 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - “Cyber Monday” is still holding up as the biggest online shopping day of the year, even though the same deals have been available online for weeks and the name harks back to the days of dial-up modems.
    Shoppers are expected to spend a record $9.4 billion on purchases made on their phones and computers Monday, up about 19% from last year's Cyber Monday. That's according to Adobe Analytics, which tracks transactions at 80 of the top 100 U.S. online stores.
    The busiest time is expected to be in the hour before midnight, as people race to take advantage of discounts before they...
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  • Rich people prefer Cyber Monday to Black Friday, and it's changing the entire holiday shopping season

    Rich people prefer Cyber Monday to Black Friday, and it's changing the entire holiday shopping season

    5 days ago - By Business Insider

    Wealthy people largely prefer shopping on Cyber Monday over Black Friday .
    Business Insider teamed with global technology company Morning Consult to conduct a nationwide survey of 2,300 American adults.
    The majority of respondents signaled their preference for Cyber Monday, with 58.2% saying they'd rather shop during the online retail event.
    Shoppers who earn over $100,000 a year showed the strongest preference for Cyber Monday.
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    Wealthy people are shunning Black Friday in...
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  • Cyber Monday sales poised to top $9.4 billion

    5 days ago - By Reuters

    Cyber Monday sales were on course to bring in a record $9.4 billion, according to early estimates, building on a bumper Black Friday weekend for retailers driven by earlier-than-usual promotions and free shipping.
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  • The 5 Biggest Problems With ‘Frozen 2'

    5 days ago - By Forbes

    'Frozen II' is breaking box office records and delighting young audiences everywhere, but it fails utterly to live up to the original.
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  • Cyber Monday on track to deliver $9.4B in U.S. online sales

    5 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Cyber Monday online sales are on track to hit $9.4 billion today, a figure that's up 18.9% year-over-year, and even larger than Black Friday's record-breaking $7.4 billion in online sales, according to analytics from Adobe.
    As of 9 AM Eastern on Cyber Monday, U.S. online shoppers had already spent $473 million, Adobe says.
    Adobe's forecasts and reports are based on over 1 trillion visits to U.S. online retail sites and 55 million SKUs. And its Adobe Analytics service is able to measure transactions from 80 of the top 100 U.S. retailers.
    Retailers smartly addressed the shortened...
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  • Cyber Monday's Best Deals for 2019

    5 days ago - By Fortune

    The post-holiday workweek might be underway, but Cyber Monday is just as big a shopping day as Black Friday-maybe even bigger. Finding the best deals amid the plethora of online offers can be dizzying, however.
    As of 9:00 a.m. ET Monday morning, shoppers had already bought $473 million in goods, according to Adobe Analytics. By the end of the day, that total is expected to hit $9.4 billion, with $11 million per minute being spent between 11 p.m. ET and midnight.
    Because there aren't as many flyers for online deals, it can be tougher to sort the real bargains from the average ones. The...
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  • Record-breaking day! Cyber Monday is the biggest shopping day ever

    5 days ago - By Fast Company

    Both Black Friday and Cyber Monday are smashing previous records, according to Adobe Analytics. And Cyber Monday isn't even over yet.
    Did you think that Black Friday was the biggest shopping day of the year? Oh, how wrong you are! It's today, Cyber Monday. In the coming hours, Americans will spend more money shopping than ever before, expected to hit $9.4 billion, a nearly 20% growth from last year, according to Adobe Analytics.
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