Online sales break Black Friday record as clicks beat queues

Black Friday hit a record $7.4 billion in U.S. online sales as many shoppers spent the day clicking instead of lining up to buy. Purchases made by smartphone on Friday accounted for $2.9 billion in sales, the most ever. It was the second biggest U.S. online sales day ever, behind 2018 Cyber Monday’s $7.9 billion, according to a survey of 80 of the top 100 U.S. online retailers from Adobe Analytics. Read more…