E-Tailers Will See Green: “E-Tailers Will See Green”
By Robyn Greenspan
“It’s going to be a busy holiday season, as research indicates that shoppers will take to the Net, buying and spending more than they did in previous years. Jupiter Research (a unit of this site’s corporate parent) expects 2003’s online holiday sales to be led by new shoppers, resulting in a 21 percent increase over 2002. According to the firm’s holiday shopping report, nearly 40 percent of surfers plan to do some or all of their holiday gift-buying online, ringing up an average of $265 per person. ”
– This sounds great. Hope it comes true. I always like that pre-christmas optimism. -ed.