This Week in eCommerce Data: May 12th, 2022
- This Week in eCommerce Data
Welcome to the 95th Week in eCommerce Data, where Friday begins with a dose of ecommerce data. In this week’s roundup, we focus on rising ecommerce prices, big platform valuations, and millennial attitudes. Plus, other ecommerce news from elsewhere!
Key ecommerce data
consumers spent on groceries in the last month compared to the previous month, despite the amount of people using ecommerce dropping by 1% to 88%.
the current valuation of the buy now, pay later platform Klarna, which has just introduced a virtual shopping tool, letting users interact with in-store experts.
38% of millennials
have used a mobile wallet to pay for products in the last month, compared to just 22% of baby boomers.
the amount raised by the Japanese startup, Zeals, a chat commerce platform that lets businesses communicate with their customers via chat.
the amount raised by the European ecommerce logistics and fulfillment network platform Byrd, which is setting itself up as an alternative to Amazon.
the forecasted value of the sneaker industry by 2026, which is dominated by Footlocker in terms of physical stores yet digitally is currently wide open to competition.
47% of Univar customers
in the US are now registered on their ecommerce channel, as the chemical distributor posted a 173% increase in Q1 sales.
in ecommerce fashion sales in Germany since the beginning of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.