Nearly two-thirds (64.1%) of Italy’s mobile phone owners had a smartphone late last year—a gain of 23.5% compared with the same period in 2012.
78% of respondents reported Webrooming, or researching online before heading to a store to make a purchase.
US retail ecommerce will continue its torrid growth in 2014, with sales forecast to rise 15.5% to $304.1 billion.
Mobile shopping apps were the most helpful, used by 27% and cited by 40% as useful for CPG shopping.
57% of UK digital buyers had used a click-and-collect service.
The ability to buy online and pick up in-store was the second most popular retail offering (36%) that US internet users planned to take advantage of during this past holiday season.
This infographic by Yovigo illustrates what makes eCommerce customers happy.
Product reviews were the leading digital tool that influenced US internet users to shop at a specific retailer (39%).
Over half of Millennials agreed or strongly agreed that they often found themselves purchasing items that they didn’t plan to buy.
60% of millennial internet users (18- to 34-year-olds) agreed or strongly agreed that they looked at items online to buy nearly every day, even if they didn’t actually plan on making a purchase.