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For many consumers, the fear of package theft is enough to keep them from buying certain products online.
6/23/2017by Monica Melton
Every day, eMarketer adds new data to the companies it tracks in its retailer and restaurant companies database. Today's updates include Barnes & Noble and Gap, Inc.
6/23/2017by Nicholas Pitsis
Cash may not be king much longer. A survey of consumers who have made digital purchases in the past year found that one in five said they were not currently carrying cash in their wallet.
6/23/2017by eMarketer Editors
The low-margin grocery sector has become a high-stakes battleground with a variety of new and existing players competing for share. The latest field of battle: paid search, where spending by grocery brands has exploded.
6/23/2017by Andria Cheng
Every day, eMarketer adds new data to the companies it tracks in its retailer and restaurant companies database. Today's updates include La-Z-Boy, Urban Outfitters, Inc., and Bloomin' Brands.
6/22/2017by Nicholas Pitsis
A significant segment of China’s consumer class is moving upmarket from cheap goods sold on marketplaces. With its stake in luxury marketplace Farfetch, JD.com, a China-based ecommerce platform, is positioning itself to capitalize on this growing market segment.
6/22/2017by Rahul Chadha
Almost two-thirds of US internet users have ordered food with an app or online. And it's not just young consumers who are doing it.
6/22/2017by Monica Melton
Aaron Magness, CMO of crowdsourced apparel company Betabrand, discusses the pros and cons of using chatbots in the fashion industry.
6/22/2017by Tricia Carr
As online sales growth slows and becomes a market share battle, retailers and brands have been employing different tactics, from personalizing content based on local weather to changing colors on the site. But a new study finds that of 29 popular tricks used by brands to drive incremental sales, most don't work.
6/21/2017by Andria Cheng
A new study adds another data point to the pile of evidence: The most frustrating thing about shopping in-store is waiting in line to check out.
6/21/2017by Monica Melton