Behind the Numbers

In the latest episode of eMarketer's "Behind the Numbers" podcast, we chat about India's booming ecommerce market. Who are the biggest players, what are shoppers looking for online, and how many digital buyers are out there? This episode is sponsored by Mower.
7/2/2018by eMarketer Editors
In the latest episode of the "Behind the Numbers" podcast, we dig into eMarketer's estimates for global retail sales, and then take a closer look at China, which makes up roughly 20% of the worldwide market. This podcast is sponsered by Mower.
6/20/2018by eMarketer Editors
In the latest episode of eMarketer's "Behind the Numbers" podcast, analyst Andrew Lipsman and forecaster Eric Haggstrom consider Walmart's latest deals and tactical maneuvers, and discuss its goals for a redesigned website.
5/16/2018by eMarketer Editors
In the latest episode of eMarketer’s “Behind the Numbers” podcast, we take a look at some of the implications of Amazon’s purchase of smart doorbell maker Ring. How creepy (or cool) are the potential links between systems like Amazon’s Echo, home security and access platforms, and digital purchasing and home delivery?
3/2/2018by Marcus Johnson
In the latest episode of eMarketer's "Behind the Numbers" podcast, we take a look at the state of the UK retail and ecommerce in 2018. How are the uncertainties of Brexit and affecting the marketplace, and what's in store this year?
2/7/2018by Marcus Johnson
In the latest episode of our "Behind the Numbers" podcast, the topic is Amazon Go. Is the cashierless, "just walk out" concept the future of retail or a novelty? What's next from Amazon's lab, and what do rivals like Walmart have in the works? Analysts Yory Wurmser and Patty Orsini tackle the big questions.
1/23/2018by Marcus Johnson
In the latest episode of eMarketer's "Behind the Numbers" podcast, analysts Yory Wurmser and Krista Garcia talk about the challenges faced by the department store sector, and what creative retailers are doing to adjust to new consumer habits and preferences.
1/17/2018by Marcus Johnson
In the latest episode of "Behind the Numbers," eMarketer's Krista Garcia and Yory Wurmser discuss the ways that ecommerce and social media intersect--and don't intersect--and how the definition and promise of social commerce are changing.
1/3/2018by eMarketer Editors
In the latest episode of the "Behind the Numbers" podcast, eMarketer's Cathy Boyle and Chris Keating unpack some unexpected data about ticket-purchasing behaviors. Could it be that ticket apps are a sign of what ecommerce will look like in the future?
4/28/2017by eMarketer Editors