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Amazon says it sold 426 items a second on Cyber Monday
Amazon says it sold 426 items a second on Cyber Monday

Amazon.com sold almost 37 million items on Cyber Monday, a pace of 426 a second to be exact. The sales tally for Dec. 2 was one of a number of statistics the Seattle online retailer announced on Thursday.  It did not reveal how sales compared to last year's Cyber Monday, but said that overall holiday season sales were its best ever. PHOTOS: Got a Christmas gadget? Here are the apps to download The company also said that it shipped items to customers in 185 countries during the holidays. Additionally, Amazon said 50% of its customers used mobile devices to do their holiday shopping. As for Christmas sales, it did not say how many of its packages may have missed the Dec. 24...

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