NEW YORK — E-commerce players can forget those worries about a weak holiday season — they’re still in growth mode.
Forrester Research predicted Monday that U.S. online sales this holiday season would reach almost $78 billion, a 15 percent increase from last year. Not bad, considering overall holiday sales are slated to rise 2.4 percent to 4.5 percent amid weak consumer confidence, economic and governmental concerns and the shortest holiday season in more than a decade.
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A Stella McCartney sketch of a custom dress made from protein-based silk in partnership with biotech lab Bolt Threads. The dress will be displayed at The Museum of Modern Art's upcoming design exhibition, "Items: Is Fashion Modern?"