McLeansville, NC - Shoppers will be clicking "buy" across the country on Monday as the holiday shopping season rolls from Black Friday into Cyber Monday, and Replacements Limited is expecting tens of thousands of customers clicking away for plates, silver and china today.
Replacements, Ltd., based near Greensboro, is the world's largest retailer of old and new china, crystal, silver and collectibles, and the company estimates 80% of holiday orders will start from their website.
Jack Whitley, Senior Vice President of E-Commerce for Replacements Ltd., told News 2 that it isn't just one day that is important, " Cyber Monday is very important but so are the days following Cyber Monday as customers become more comfortable ordering later in the holiday season."
The holiday shopping season is the most important sales period of the year for Replacements Ltd., according to Whitley, because, "During the seven week period, Replacements sees 30% of annual sales."
Black Friday saw online sales over $1 billion for the first time ever, beginning a record breaking weekend of more than 52 billion in sales.
WFMY News 2