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Re: Report: Online Sales Fell for First Time in Q3
Posted by Keith Regan on 2002-10-30 12:40:44
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U.S. online sales fell in the third quarter, marking the first quarterly decline in the history of e-tail as economic realities finally found their way onto the Web, according to a Forrester Research report. Forrester said sales in the quarter totaled about $17 billion, down from nearly $20 billion in both the first and second quarters. Forrester analyst Carrie A. Johnson told the E-Commerce Times that the largest merchants, including Amazon.com and Yahoo, propped up sales figures for the sector overall.





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Re: Report: Online Sales Fell for First Time in Q3  Keith Regan  2002-10-30 12:40:44
Re: Report: Online Sales Fell for First Time in Q3  davidport  2002-10-30 13:57:26
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