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Black Friday online sales hit record setting $6.22 Billion

11/29/2018

Summary

2018 Black Friday online shopping hit record high with people buying up to $6.22 Billion dollars of items. This was a 23% increase than last year. Stats show that a third of the sales came from people purchasing items from smartphones.

Key Points

  • Black Friday online sales hit a record high at $6.22 Billion
  • One third of online purchases were made by smartphones
  • Companies are doing a good job with the employee online experience

Discussion Questions

  1. What have companies done to take advantage of this new era of shopping?
  2. How do you think online shopping will be different in a year from now?

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