Holiday Sales Online Will Hit Over $39 Billion In 2012

Posted Dec 24, 2012

For the first 51 days of the holiday shopping season, companies will hit around $38.7 billion in sales, which is a year-over-year increase of 16%.  The sales increased substantially in the last week to ensure that presents arrived just in time for Christmas.  In the week of Monday December 17 around $1.01 billion was generated according to comScore.  On Cyber Monday itself, $1.465 billion was generated in online sales.  On Tuesday December 4 around $1.362 billion worth of products were sold.  On Green Monday (December 10) around $1.275 billion was generated.  Below is the top 10 Internet sales days for online 2012 holiday shopping: