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Consumer technology revenue declines Black Friday week

By Matthew
Dec 9, 2009
  1. Consumers were all about saving money this Black Friday, so much in fact, that technology revenue dropped on-year during the week according to NPD. Total revenue for the busy shopping week was just over $2.7 billion, a 1.2% decline from 2008.

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  2. TomSEA

    TomSEA TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,601   +658

    Odd - with the exception of flat-panel TV's, every other category showed significant increase over last year. Yet a 1.2% overall drop. (shrugs) I don't get it...
     
  3. Matthew

    Matthew TechSpot Staff Topic Starter Posts: 5,300   +100

    The report basically suggests that while more items were sold, their low prices resulted in less revenue than last year.

    There is a bit of ambiguity between volume and revenue, so I apologize.
     
  4. TomSEA

    TomSEA TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,601   +658

    No apology needed - just seemed a little weird. :)
     
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