The Top 500 apparel chain plans to expand its reserve online, pick up in store program, as well as its presence in China.
RedEnvelope.com leads the growth race
15 major web sites experienced a tripling or greater of volume during the 2000 holiday shopping season
RedEnvelope.com led e-retailers in growth in page views in December, says the latest report from Alexa Research, an Internet research company that is a subsidiary of Amazon.com. RedEnvelope`s page views (that is, total number of pages viewed by all visitors) in December grew 507% over its October numbers. No. 2 was Walmart.com, whose page views grew 495% over October, reflecting the successful re-launch of Walmart.com. Next were firstauction.com, up 429%, sonystyle.com, up 426% and circuitcity.com, up 380%. The top15 were rounded out by servicemerchandise.com, bananarepublic.com, fungerhut.com, overstock.com, planetoutdoors.com, fragrancenet.com, ashford.com, macys.com, zanybrainy.com and eddiebauer.com.