Stories by Bernhard Warner

  • Online holiday sales strong

    The first figures for online holiday sales are in - and so far the numbers are making even the most bullish analysts look smart. The Boston Consulting Group and Shop.org, a trade association that represents dozens of prominent online merchants, announced Monday that Internet sales revenues between Nov. 23 and Dec. 20, 1998 jumped 230 percent over last year. The report was based on sales for 17 Web retailers.