Black Friday Online Sales Top $3 Billion!

Black Friday Online Sales Top $3 Billion!

Today is Black Friday. The first shopping day between Thanksgiving and Christmas, the signal that the holiday shopping season has begun, and the busiest day of the year for most retail chains. Many retailers offer doorbusters and various sales to bring in more traffic. Early statistics show today may have been the biggest Black Friday yet for online sales. Reportedly the online sales have surpassed $3 Billion. Approximately $1 Billion of these came from mobile devices. Apparently people are avoiding the crowds and doing some shopping via the internet.

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