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The rise of mobile retailing isn’t news. But the impact of mobile shopping on Cyber Monday is. Nearly 25 million Americans are expected to shop on a smartphone or tablet today, up 22 percent from 2012 and a huge increase from the roughly 4 million who did so in 2009, the first year NRF tracked [...]

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Thanksgiving fell on the earliest Thursday possible this year, but the early holiday didn’t stall Americans from making the virtual dash for deals. Following a bustling shopping weekend both online and in-store, the ‘official’ online shopping holiday was right around the corner. Many were left wondering: If Americans spent a combined $59 billion over Black [...]

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The Women’s Wear Daily headline on Tuesday summed it up simply: “Cyber Monday Sees Record Shopping.” Undeterred by significant shopping just a day or two beforehand over Black Friday weekend, U.S. shoppers were clearly ready to continue snapping up deals that abounded online for Cyber Monday, rewarding many retailers with record-breaking days. Indeed, comScore tallied the day’s [...]

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Cyber Monday is by now entrenched in the consumer’s mind as another holiday shopping marker: 3 out of 5 retailers whom we surveyed just after the holidays last year noted that Cyber Monday was one of the two top grossing days for online sales for the season. Indeed, comScore estimated that Cyber Monday online sales [...]

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Well-prepped by retailers via ad circulars, emails and good old TV commercials, over half of U.S. consumers hit the stores this past weekend. According to the Black Friday weekend consumer survey conducted by BIGresearch for NRF, almost one-quarter shopped as early as Thanksgiving Day itself (that’s up 29.2% over Thanksgiving Day last year). An impressive [...]

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