U.S. consumers spent a total of $35.3 billion online this holiday season, hitting a record for holiday sales, ComScore said today.
The 56-day holiday shopping period from November 1 to December 26 marked a 15 percent jump in spending over last year's season. The week ending December 25 alone saw $2.8 billion in online sales, a rise of 16 percent compared with the same week last year.
And the spending spree continued on into Christmas Day.
On December 25 there was a surge in sales of digital content and subscriptions, an area that includes downloads of … Read more