Year after year we continue to see a massive increase in online spending by customers. At the same time we continue to see online etailers focus their efforts on Q4 advertising and releasing Black Friday and Holiday promotions earlier than ever before.
The end result? Earth shattering records in online e-commerce growth, leading into 2015 — which will be the year of the etailer.
Through a collection of data that was gathered through various etailer and online shopping reports, the infographic below breaks down the billion dollar industry and how your business and brand can benefit from it.
2015 is Year of the eTailer Infographic Summary:
There is no doubt that 2015 is going to be an amazing year of online merchants. As we continue to see increased spending year after year, it’s simply a matter of geting your brand’s message and buying opportunities out to your audience. The average internet user is now more comfortable with shopping and buying online than ever before.
Bring your business and brand to a whole new level by implementing these figures and practices today.
- In 2014, the industry saw a dramatic shift from consumers focusing their efforts on online and mobile purchasing versus traditional offline shopping.
- Online sales are expected to surpass $1.7 trillion in 2015. Looking ahead to 2018, these same sales forecast figures are to double.
Amazon sellers are cashing in like crazy.
- In 2013, more than a billion units were sold worldwide through Amazon’s Marketplace.
- In 2014, more than 2 billion units were ordered on Amazon from sellers with businesses of all sizes.
Infographic Credit: GoDataFeed