two extra shopping days make 2016 the biggest holiday yet

The e-commerce data for the 2016 online Holiday shopping season is in, and it was the strongest season yet, with growth of 20 percent relative to 2015, far higher than the most aggressive e-commerce prognosticators had forecast.  With the benefit of the full Holiday season behind us, here’s what struck us as most interesting. 1+1=3 The addition … Continue reading two extra shopping days make 2016 the biggest holiday yet

avid online shoppers help Cyber Weekend grow 14.8 percent and keep Amazon on top

Cyber Weekend has passed and data from Slice Intelligence shows online Black Friday sales were up 20 percent while Cyber Monday sales grew 10 percent this year. Sales so far in November are 15 percent higher this year relative to 2015. While Cyber Monday grew, and is noted as the biggest day for online spending ever, it accounted for less of November’s total online … Continue reading avid online shoppers help Cyber Weekend grow 14.8 percent and keep Amazon on top

interactive data: how Americans shop online during the holiday season

Slice Intelligence is reporting how Americans shop online this holiday season, by market. We’ll explore where sales are up and down this year compared to the 2015 holiday season using this interactive data visualization that will be updated every Monday. Each bubble in the first visual represents a US market. A bubble’s preset size corresponds to the amount its residents have … Continue reading interactive data: how Americans shop online during the holiday season

Interactive map: how America shops online

Slice Intelligence is reporting the most popular toys and games being purchased this holiday season, by market, and whether sales are up or down versus last year, using an interactive map that is updated every Monday. The size of each dot represents the size of the online shopping population, and the more green the dot, the … Continue reading Interactive map: how America shops online