NEW YORK — Cyber Monday was a record breaking day for online shopping, taking in $1.46 billion, according to ComScore.
In data released Wednesday by the firm, the 17 percent increase in e-commerce for the day year-over-year made it the heaviest online spending day to date. Cyber Monday was also the second time this holiday season that online sales topped $1 billion (Black Friday was the first).
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?"