Online sales booming
- E-retailing's Paradigms Lost. Malanga, Steve // Crain's New York Business;11/08/99, Vol. 15 Issue 45, p9
Contradicts projections that the 1999 Christmas season will be a breakout period for electronic retailing in the United States. Pros and cons of electronic shopping; Inadequacy of the technology in handling large-scale shopping; Online holiday sales projections by Jupiter Communications;...
- BIGGEST ONLINE SHOPPING DAY IN HISTORY EXPECTED THIS WEEK. // CardLine;12/14/2007, Vol. 7 Issue 50, p11
The article forecasts that online holiday sales will hit a new record in 2007, and the peak likely will occur in the second week of December 2007. According comScore, a Chicago-based company that measures digital traffic, the heaviest online shopping day in history was recorded on December 6,...
- Online retail sales continue to climb. // Westchester County Business Journal;7/25/2005, Vol. 44 Issue 30, p17
The article reports on the performance of online retail sales for 2004 in the U.S. Online sales increase by 23.8 percent. This increase represents 4.6 percent of total retail sales. Several retail categories are expected to increase in 2005 due to the growing acceptance of online shopping by...
- Will consumers continue to shun the high street in favour of online shops? Ellison, Andrew; Goad, Robin; Walmsley, David; Shuman, Fadi // Revolution (14605953);Feb2009, p22
The article presents the views of several executives on whether online shopping will continue to increase at the expense of retail stores. Digital controller Andrew Ellison thinks that online retailers will have no guarantee of achieving sales increases. David Walmsley, head of Web selling at...
- Despite slower growth, Gartner predicts b-to-b sales reach $919 billion. Gomolski, Barb // InfoWorld;04/02/2001, Vol. 23 Issue 14, p78
Predicts a decline in business-to-business commerce transactions as of April 2001. Factors that will cause the decline; Impact of economic slowdown on business-to-business organizations.
- Retail e-commerce sales up in second quarter. // Westchester County Business Journal;11/18/2002, Vol. 41 Issue 46, p32
Reports on the forecasting for retail electronic commerce sales for the second quarter of 2002 in the U.S. Increase in retail sales estimates; Percentage to the total sales.
- E-tailers to see slower holiday growth. Cuneo, Alice Z.; Elkin, Tobi // Advertising Age;11/12/2001, Vol. 72 Issue 46, p50
This article presents an Internet sales forecast for the Christmas shopping season in the U.S. Online holiday sales will grow just 11 percent in 2001, compared with 54 percent in 2000 and 126 percent in 1999. Bookseller Amazon.com continues to reign at the top in terms of unique Internet visitors.
- Black Friday, Cyber Monday kick off 'healthy' holiday shopping season. Occhipinti, Christina // Fairfield County Business Journal;12/4/2006, Vol. 45 Issue 49, p19
The article reports on the findings of a survey investigating the most active day for traditional and online shopping in Connecticut. The National Retail Federation's (NRF) 2006 Black Friday Weekend Survey, a number people hit the stores on Black Friday weekend which shows 19 percent increase...
- Cyber Sales Set to Soar. Kissi, Dawn S. // WWD: Women's Wear Daily;11/11/2004, Vol. 188 Issue 102, p16
Forecasts an increase in online holiday shopping sales in 2004. Remarks from Dan Hess, senior vice president of comScore Networks, regarding the increase in broadband penetration; Prediction on online holiday shopping; Shift in online shopping for items traditionally purchased in stores.