Posts Tagged as ecommerce

Traditional Retailers Missing the Online Search Potential

A recent study by ‘Internet-Engine’ revealed that traditional retailers are extremely behind their online counterparts in typical online searches. At the same time, e-tailers have a sturdy base in search queries. The growing importance of search among online population depicts its remarkable potential to enhance business opportunities, which the traditional retailers are not focusing on.
Brick-and-mortar stores performing lower than e-tailers
According to the study, brick-and-mortar stores h… Continue Reading Traditional Retailers Missing the Online Search Potential

YoY Retail E-Commerce Spending Seizes Negative Growth

US retail e-commerce spending in Q1-2009 recovered from 3 percent negative growth YoY when compared to Q4-2008. According to ComScore, retail e-commerce sales remained flat when compared to Q1-2008, as they recovered slightly from the immediate previous quarter. Sports & Fitness is the fastest growing category online followed by Books & Magazine in dollar sales.
Historic Trends
If the data provided by ComScore is observed, year 2007 had better growth rates YoY, when compared to 2008. Thi… Continue Reading YoY Retail E-Commerce Spending Seizes Negative Growth