E-commerce performance over Christmas 

Smartphone users and computer lovers flocked online to make purchases during Christmas in 2011. According to IBM’s Coremetrics Benchmark for Black Friday and Cyber Monday, mobile sales were up to 10.8 percent compared to 3.6 percent in 2010. Although these numbers show an edgy increase, IBM’s report notes the growing trend of e-commerce taking its […]

Cyber Monday breaks records 

After Black Friday’s sales were up on last year, so were sales on Cyber Monday, which were up 33% on last year’s record highs.  More than 10% of people used a mobile device to visit a retailer’s website on Monday, and 6% of all purchases were also made ‘mobile’.