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Smartphones, tablets to fatten holiday e-commerce sales

Retail e-commerce sales will be up 15 percent this year, and mobile shoppers will drive a hefty portion of that growth, eMarketer says.

By September 5, 2013


Holidays drive record-breaking e-commerce

U.S. online retail spending reached a record-breaking $43.4 billion in the fourth quarter of 2010, Comscore reports.

By February 4, 2011


Best Buy's online conundrum: Nailing e-commerce

The electronics giant's biggest challenge--doubling down on online sales--is a common issue for most conventional retailers. Welcome to the mad e-commerce rush.

By December 13, 2011


Holiday report: E-commerce dips, electronics plummet

One of the first reports out on holiday sales shows that e-commerce was down 2.3 percent year over year, while the electronics category took a 26 percent dive.

By December 27, 2008


Holiday e-commerce projections lowered

eMarketer lowers holiday e-commerce projections to 4 percent growth, taking an ax to its earlier forecast of 10.1 percent growth.

By November 26, 2008


comScore offers e-commerce retailers holiday advice

Armed with facts and figures, comScore offers e-commerce retailers advice on attracting reluctant shoppers this holiday season.

By November 6, 2008


Forrester: Holiday e-commerce growth to slow

But on the bright side for online retailers, more people say high gas prices and better online deals may cause them to do their holiday shopping on the Web.

By October 22, 2008


Online holiday spending up, but not as much as expected

ComScore finds US online shoppers using desktop computers spent 10 percent more than last holiday season, propelled by gadget sales. It was expecting an increase of 14 percent.

By December 26, 2013


Tablets outdo phones when closing holiday-shopping deals

For online shopping, smartphones are good for browsing but tablets are used more when it's time to make a purchase. Also, iOS outdoes Android.

By November 29, 2013


PayPal accepts prepaid gift cards in time for holidays

The company has created a patent-pending technology to accept prepaid cards on PayPal-compatible sites.

By November 27, 2013