The US e-commerce market is thriving as online retail continues to mature and embed itself in shoppers’ psyche. Traditional brick-and-mortar retailers operating in the country face significant cost pressures in running their store estates and now see their revenue growth driven by online channels, while emerging pure plays continue to disrupt the market at a rapid pace.
Global B2C e-commerce grew significantly in 2015. Compared to the preceding year, global Internet sales increased by 19.9%, resulting in an online turnover of $2.3 trillion. This positive trend is expected to continue: for the year 2016 a growth rate of 17.5% is forecast, which would result in a global B2C e-commerce turnover of around $2.7 trillion. “To put these huge figures
The white paper “7 best packaging practices for e-commerce success” by Ranpak captures the current trends in e-commerce and the resulting practical tips for the best in-the-box packaging. In today’s online shopping era there’s only one chance to make a good first impression. A positive unboxing experience is key in making this impression. On behalf of Ranpak, Harris
The white paper “Future trends in consumer behavior: Technology in a connected world 2017-2020” by Acapture explores current consumer trends and preferences and provides tools for merchants to optimize their businesses for the modern shopper. analyzes the preferences of these young, globally-minded shoppers, and the latest trends in tech that will facilitate their behavior. We
Research shows that 84% of international consumers say they’re more likely to buy from a website with product information in their own language, which means to compete globally, you need to provide content in several languages and across multiple locales. But website translation can be complex, time-consuming, and costly. How do you know where to start? This 138-page