Ecommerce is becoming extremely popular with many of us enjoying the convenience of clicking to buy in the comfort of our home or office., simple next day deliveries and easy returns. The benefits of Ecommerce are quickly outweighing the reasons to go out and shop at your favorite brick and mortar stores.
The metrics in this infographic says the same thing. As you may expect, there has been an explosion in the use of Ecommerce over the last few years. In fact, Ecommerce is a $220 billion market in the USA alone, with online retail sales planned to hit $370 billion by 2017. Mobile Ecommerce is soaring as well accounting for 24% of retail Ecommerce sales in 2014. With tablets alone accounting for 10.4% of retail Ecommerce sales.
Infographic Source: AmeriCommerce