Top reasons why Americans shopped online in October 2008

ReasonShareAble to shop 24 hours a day76Saves time74Avoiding crowds65Saves gas59Sales/Discounts/Promotions55Low prices53Comparison shopping48Selection40Available product information37Items are in stock37Source: Nielsen

Reason Share
Able to shop 24 hours a day 76
Saves time 74
Avoiding crowds 65
Saves gas 59
Sales/Discounts/Promotions 55
Low prices 53
Comparison shopping 48
Selection 40
Available product information 37
Items are in stock 37
Source: Nielsen