That includes 10,000 seasonal workers for its distribution centers and 3,000 to help stores cater to cross-channel shoppers.
Netflix.com had the best consistency score among large retailers for June, says Gomez. Last month the web-only retailer had the best site loading time at 5.58 seconds.
Netflix.com had the best consistency rating among large retailers for June, says Gomez, the web performance division of Compuware Corp. Last month the web-only video rental retailer had the best site loading time at 5.58 seconds.
Rounding out the top five retailers after Netflix.com, Gomez listed LLBean.com (5.70 seconds), ColdwaterCreek.com (5.80), Overstock.com (5.80), and Nordstrom.com (5.91).
In June, 25 of the 47 major retailers tested topped the group’s average consistency score of 8.58 seconds.
The consistency ratings take into account differences in the speed of web page delivery across multiple visits.