Christmas Comes Early For Online Retailers with a Boost in ECommerce Sales

Today’s IMRG-Capgemini eRetail Sales Indexshowed shoppers spent £10.1bn in November. Sales grew by 20% when compared to the same time last year, and 30% compared to October 2013, making the month one of the strongest the sector has seen for a decade.

multichannel retailers make a mark

Multichannel retailers reported annual growth of 23%, while for pureplays the figure stood at 16%. M-commerce transactions were up by 81% on last year. In the highest conversion rate recorded since 2009, the online retail sector hit 5.24%.

Retailers working with multichannel include Argos,  John Lewis and some supermarkets.


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