FedEx expects record-setting Cyber Monday

Despite the holiday shopping season being 4 days shorter

With Cyber Monday getting closer and closer and the economy booming, many retail experts are anticipating a huge holiday shopping season.

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On Thursday, FedEx said it expects to ship more than 33 million packages on Cyber Monday alone.

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The following two Mondays, the company said, could possibly have more than double the average package volume. Monday shipping typically spikes due to online shopping during the weekend.

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The holiday season is four days shorter than 2018's, which could heighten the shipping stress.

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FedEx revealed research which reportedly shows "62 percent of shoppers are more likely to shop online if they can return [the product] in store."

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