American Holiday Shoppers to Spend $61 Billion Online
The holiday season is the most important time of the year for both on- and offline retailers in the United States. E-commerce sales are expected to reach $61 billion during this year's holiday season, according to comScore's official holiday spending forecast. Mobile commerce is expected to contribute $7.9 billion to this year's total, which would represent a 25% jump over last year's mobile sales. comScore expects consumers to embrace holiday shopping this year, as the economic sentiment has recently improved despite stagnant real wages.
- Holiday season retail e-commerce sales figures in the United States from 2005 to 2014 (in billion U.S. dollars)
U.S. holiday season retail e-commerce sales figures 2005-2014
- U.S. online spending on Cyber Monday from 2005 to 2014 (in million U.S. dollars)
Cyber Monday: U.S. online spending 2005-2014
- Year-on-year change in visits to retail websites on U.S. peak holiday shopping days in 2013
Holiday shopping: peak shopping day traffic volume growth 2013
- Online retail spending in the United Kingdom (UK) 2000-2013Online retail spending in the United Kingdom (UK) 2000-2013
- Monthly unique visitors to U.S. retail websites in 3rd quarter 2014Monthly unique visitors to U.S. retail websites in 3rd quarter 2014
- Annual B2C e-commerce sales in the United States 2002-2013Annual B2C e-commerce sales in the United States 2002-2013
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