e-Commerce comes of age

Online spending hit a high at 1.09pm yesterday, as shoppers spent £767,500 over the internet in a single minute. The figure has broken the record for the most money spent online by UK shoppers in 60 seconds, a payment processing company said. This is over twice the amount spent than on the second Monday of December last year.

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Web shoppers splash £700k in 60 seconds (The Guardian)