Category: Statistics: Online Shopping

Study captures new consumer ‘hierarchy of needs’ facing brands

Given all the politics and polarization in the market these days, it’s a bit of a minefield for brands. Loyalty is down, according to many studies, and consumers seem generally less tolerant of brands making mistakes or otherwise behaving badly....

/ April 3, 2018

The big holiday 2017 e-commerce wrap-up: Adobe, NRF, Salesforce, Amazon point to another record season

The 2017 holiday season was another record-breaker in online sales. Adobe reported $108.2 billion in online sales generated between November and December of last year, an increase of 14.7 percent year over year. Adobe’s final numbers were nearly a billion...

/ January 17, 2018

46% of Prime members say they buy on Amazon at least once a week

According to a new report on Amazon user behavior from Feedvisor, Amazon Prime members are visiting the e-commerce site at an extraordinary rate. Conducted in partnership with Walker Sands Communications, the survey found that 85 percent of Amazon Prime members...

/ January 11, 2018

Amazon owned nearly 1/3 of all online sales during Cyber Monday

Reports from last week showed Amazon earned the most Black Friday and Cyber Monday mentions online. It’s now confirmed the e-commerce giant also owned the largest market share of online sales for all of Cyber Week, according to new data. According...

/ December 5, 2017

Already the owner of Prime Day, Amazon dominates Black Friday & Cyber Monday mentions

In addition to being the exclusive owner of Prime Day, Amazon also has a stranglehold on Black Friday and Cyber Monday when it comes to brand association. According to Amobee, an analytics company that measures digital content engagement across more...

/ November 29, 2017

Black Friday by the numbers: Another year of e-commerce records

Across the board, the numbers now in from several reports point to a strong online kick-off to the holiday shopping season. After predicting holiday e-commerce revenue will reach a record-breaking $100.7 billion by year’s end, Adobe reports Black Friday online...

/ November 27, 2017

91% of shoppers surveyed by Deloitte plan to shop online this holiday weekend

According to the latest holiday shopping survey from Deloitte, 91 percent of the people who said they would be shopping this holiday weekend plan to do so online. Surveying more than 1,200 adults during a two-day period in early November,...

/ November 21, 2017

Holiday e-commerce revenue will surpass $100B, according to Adobe

Adobe says this year’s holiday e-commerce earnings will beat last year’s $92 billion — up 13.8 percent to break $100 billion. According to Adobe, online sales will reach $107.4 billion, with the largest online shopping day of the year to...

/ November 14, 2017

2017 holiday shopping trends: How consumers plan to research & purchase gifts this season

Two weeks out from the busiest holiday shopping time of the year, many holiday shoppers are already hitting the buy button. Cardlytics, a company that provides an online rewards platform for financial institutions, says that 40 percent of holiday spend...

/ November 10, 2017

Deloitte predicts e-commerce will outperform in-store spending this holiday season

After surveying more than 5,000 US consumers, Deloitte’s 2017 Holiday Retail Survey found, for the first time ever, that people plan to spend a majority of their holiday budget online. The prediction is based on the survey question asking participants,...

/ October 27, 2017