09:34 - November 3rd, 2016

Preparing for Increased Holiday Sales: The Definitive Guide


The Holiday Shopping Frenzy is Well Underway. Are You Prepared?

eCommerce sales volume in the U.S. will increase significantly as we move into the final weeks of 2016.

Online sales during the holiday shopping season are projected to rise 17% over the previous year"s figure. In fact, the number of internet users shopping online during Black Friday 2016 is expected to surpass those shopping in-store, ...

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09:39 - October 3rd, 2016

B2C global ecommerce sees growth in 2015

The global B2C ecommerce sales of products and services continued to grow in 2015, according to a recent study.

Compared to 2014, they increased by 19.9%, resulting in an online turnover of USD 2.3 trillion. As a region, Asia-Pacific accounted for the largest share of this amount, with its B2C ecommerce sales surpassing the USD 1 trillion mark. China continued to possess the largest B2C ecommerce market, with its total online sales am...

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15:41 - June 1st, 2016

European ecommerce hits EUR 455 bln in 2015 - report

   
The European B2C ecommerce turnover grew to EUR 455.3 billion, at a rate of 13.3% in 2015, a recent report reveals.

The European B2C ecommerce turnover in 2016 is expected to reach the EUR 510 billion, according to European BC2 E-commerce Report issued by Ecommerce Europe. There are 296 million e-shoppers in Europe, who spent EUR 1.540 online in 2015.

43% of the European population shop online...

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15:40 - May 19th, 2016

US ecommerce reaches USD 86 bln in Q1 2016

Online sales grew 15.1% in Q1 2016 (USD 86.3 billion) and accounted for 11.1% of retail sales when factoring out items not normally bought online.

In 2015, ecommerce accounted for more than 10% of retail sales, without the sales of automobiles, fuel and foodservice. Web sales totaled USD 86.3 billion for Q1 2016, a 15.1% increase over USD 75.0 billion in Q1 2015, according to US Department of Commerce, internetretailer.com reports. ...

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