Welcome to the thirty-fourth Week in eCommerce Data, where Friday begins with a dose of ecommerce data. In this week’s roundup, we focus on global ecommerce in 2021, and social media commerce. Plus other ecom news elsewhere!
Key ecommerce data
the growth of ecommerce during the holiday season when compared to 2019, totaling $188.2 billion.
of all websites are now hosted on WordPress, up from 25% from 2016.
the forecasted value of global ecommerce in 2021.
increase in sporting goods during the holiday season, the largest increase of the season, followed by home goods (89%).
of Pinterest users shop on the platform, the highest of all social media platforms, compared with Facebook (15%) and Instagram (11%).
the forecasted value of pet ecommerce for 2020.
increase in Target’s holiday sales compared to 2019.