WWE business numbers for January

Although February appears to have been much stronger, January was described overall as a bad month for WWE’s house show business reports The Wrestling Observer Newsletter. WWE.com in January was up to 14.3 million visitors, which was a significant increase over prior months which coincided with an increase in TV ratings. Merchandise orders for WWEShop.com were at 516 per day, although this was down 31% from the same period last year. The company shipped 331,000 DVD units, which was down 15% from the same period last year.