Black Friday e-commerce traffic in the US up 9%

Monday 28 November 2016 | 10:11 CET | News
E-commerce traffic in the US rose 9 percent year-on-year on Black Friday, 25 November, according to Verizon Enterprise Solutions' third annual Verizon Retail Index. The index tracks e-commerce traffic across Verizon's broadband networks to the top 25 US-based online retailers as identified by eMarketer based on annual revenue. The index monitors network traffic throughout the holiday shopping season, including during signature events such as Black Friday and Cyber Monday.

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