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Posts Tagged ‘Cyber Monday’

Cyber Monday and the Cloud

One of the official signs that the holiday season has begun is Cyber Monday, which occurs on the Monday after Thanksgiving. On this day, retailers go out with their promotions, offering great deals for holiday shoppers seeking discounts. 2016’s Cyber Monday was once again another record, with an estimated $3.45 billion dollars spent according to […]

Mobile is Making Cyber Monday Obsolete

In 2005, Cyber Monday debuted to raise awareness of holiday shopping on the internet when that kind of thing was still unique. Retailers with shopping portals extended Thanksgiving weekend sales to anyone who could shop online at work to avoid the Black Friday crowds at brick-and-mortar stores. Now, Cyber Monday’s clock may be running out, […]

Is Your Commerce Platform Ready for Black Friday + Cyber Monday?

Many retailers are tuning and testing their commerce platforms to make sure that their commerce sites are secure, free of vulnerabilities and can scale for the biggest shopping days of the year — Black Friday + Cyber Monday. I recently spoke with a senior commerce project manager on our team, Chris Durfee who talked about […]

Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday Each Surpass $1 Billion Online

The online holiday shopping is well underway as demonstrated by a 9 percent gain in sales on Thanksgiving Day with $1.1 billion being handed over to retailers before the holiday dishes had even been washed. Black Friday sales also experienced a nice jump this year, increasing 10 percent to $1.7 Billion. According to a report by […]

This Holiday Season, Retailers Need to Deliver

According to the new JDA 2015 Consumer Survey of more than 1,000 U.S. consumers, shoppers want what they want, when they want it, and they don’t want to pay. The bar is getting higher for retailers during the peak holiday shopping season. Those who can meet the demands of their online-savvy shoppers will be the winners […]

Cyber Monday Breaks Records

With the holiday season upon us, many analysts were watching to see how much spending would happen on Cyber Monday. Stephanie Banks, marketing manager at Perficient, recently wrote a blog on the record-breaking volumes that we saw this year and the dramatic increase in mobile shopping. According to recent reports released by comScore and the National Retail […]