Friday, January 11, 2019

Online holiday sales surge 17.4% and reach $122 billion

Digital Commerce 360
Internet Retailer estimates this is a 17.4% increase over the 2017 holiday season in November-December, when shoppers spent $103.88 billion.

Internet Retailer also estimates that total retail holiday sales increased 5.6% year over year and reached $719.77 billion for the 2018 holiday season, up from $681.61 billion last year. This means that e-commerce sales represented 16.9% of total retail sales during the holiday period up from 15.2% last year, according to Internet Retailer.. . . more