Word on the Street: Online holiday shopping

The survey finds that less than a quarter of people cite low prices as the reason they turn to the Web for shopping.

The survey finds that less than a quarter of people cite low prices as the reason they turn to the Web for shopping. (10/10/13)

THE BRONX - A new study by Simon-Kucher & Partners reveals that consumers shop online because of product selection and the speed of delivery.

The survey finds that less than a quarter of people cite low prices as the reason they turn to the Web for shopping.

Bronx shoppers say that they like online shopping because stores have long lines.

Last year, 167 million people shopped online. Experts say that by 2016, online retail sales will reach $327 billion. 

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