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Cyber Monday expected to be largest shopping day in US history

Shoppers to spend an estimated $6.6 billion

ORLANDO, Fla. – Big sales are expected on Black Friday, but it may not compare to what's to come on Cyber Monday.

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Adobe Analytics is forecasting Monday to be the largest shopping day in U.S. history. 

Americans are expected to shell out $6.6 billion online the Monday after Thanksgiving, while Black Friday is expected to rake in $5 billion in online sales. 

Cyber Monday began in 2005 as a way to promote online retail, and the annual shopping day has grown from year-to-year. 

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About the Author:

Haley Coomes

Haley is a producer at News 6 and has been with News 6 since October 2014. She's a graduate of Indiana University with a Bachelors of Arts degree in journalism. She specializes in lifestyle writing and volunteers for Canine Companions for Independence.

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