15:00 - February 2nd, 2016

B2c e-commerce booming across Southeast Asia


B2c e-commerce in Southeast Asia has seen rapid growth and is predicted to maintain double-digit growth rates for the next several years.

B2c e-commerce trends and developments in the emerging markets of Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam were highlighted in a new report by secondary market research firm yStats.com, titled ?Southeast Asia B2C E-Commerce Market 2015?. In this new publication, th...

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14:58 - February 2nd, 2016

Online sales will reach $523 billion by 2020 in the U.S.

Forrester says the number of consumers browsing and buying online will hit 270 million by 2020, driven largely by activity on mobile devices.

Online sales in the United States are expected to reach $523 billion in the next five years, up 56% from $335 million in 2015, and mobile devices are expected to be a key driver in that growth, Forrester Research Inc. says.

A new report from Forrester, titled ?U.S. Cro...

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12:43 - December 1st, 2015

Online sales record for Thanksgiving and Black Friday

Black Friday has only just begun but already early reports show a record number of online sales as well as consumers using their mobile devices for shopping. The software firm Adobe tracks sales at 4,500 websites and could report a 50% rise in mobile commerce. Only half way through the day online sales was already $500 million strong, thereby online sales were up $100 million from the same period last year. Prices are expected to cont...

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15:31 - November 17th, 2015

Netherlands: online sales face 20% increase in September, 2015 - report

   
The online sales in the Netherlands increased by 20.2% in September, 2015, compared to the same period in 2014, a recent research study reveals.

This growth is mostly due to the increased online sales of physical retailers, which grew harder than those of online pure players, according to a recent report issued by the Dutch statistics agency CBS, ecommercenews.eu reports.

Th...

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