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November 25, 2014

61 billion USD to be spent Online by US consumers this holiday season, 8% to come from mobile commerce

Infographic: American Holiday Shoppers to Spend $61 Billion Online | Statista
This chart illustrates the rise of holiday season e-commerce spending in the United States from 2005 through 2013 and a forecast of 2014 spending.



The above chartshows the US holiday Spends  since 2005 onwards, and predicts that the Holiday Online  Spends including ( Black Friday and Cyber Monday )  is estimated to touch  61 billion US dollars., that's a projected growth of 22% .

This number is based   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


#mobile shopping, #mobile commerce,#cyber monday

November 23, 2014

Holiday Shopping Online : 3 reasons why consumer shif their loyalties



Shopping online in holidays

 The above chart shows  the reasons why consumers prefer one brand over the other retail brand . In terms of  what actually impacts users during the shopping season are the above parameters

 Promotional offers and Free Shipping Tops the list in terms of what  appeals  to a consumers to select a brand online. Online Reviews  are another major  reason  which  helps decide consumers on their retail brand preference 

December 20, 2011

How US "Traveled and Shopped : 2011 Foursquare Trends


The above graph and data shows the " State of Shopping" as reflected at Foursquare .Despite all the midnight sales, most Foursquare users are not early birds and do their shopping during the daylight hours. They like to shop department stores (22 percent) and malls (16 percent), but rarely are found in a bookstore, drug store or home furnishing store.  Not surprisingly, the top retailers for check-ins are the ones with the largest Black Friday sales and include Target, Best Buy and Wal-Mart.
For  travel data which includes airplane and train, data is pulled when  a user checks in on Foursqure at two different airports or train stations in the same day. Automobile traffic, according to the graphic, is based on checkins on highways and roads, which sounds more ambiguous and harder to correlate specifically to travel, but it does show quite neatly the major interstates across the United States.There’s also a timeline component showing the peaks and lulls of travel around Thanksgiving and Christmas, some of the busiest travel times of the year. The timeline shows a greater spike in travel right before Thanksgiving than before Christmas. (source:mashable)