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Online Sales Growth This Holiday Beats Offline Retail

Investor's Business Daily - Technology  |  December 26, 2013

U.S. online retail sales this holiday season once again outperformed offline retail, though reports were mixed as to whether online sales would meet projections of 14% to 15% growth. Late Thursday, market tracker ComScore said U.S. online sales were up 10% Nov. 1 through Sunday. While that's far ahead of offline retail growth, ComScore has forecast 14% growth for November-December. And Forrester Research has forecast 15% growth. But U.S. online