Welcome to the 74th Week in eCommerce Data, where Friday begins with a dose of ecommerce data. In this week’s roundup, we look at surprising holiday sales forecasts and unfulfilled orders. Plus, other ecommerce news from elsewhere
Key ecommerce data
the forecasted increase in holiday sales during November and December, despite the current supply chain issues affecting imports and deliveries, according to the National Retail Federation.
the number of orders gone unfilled by Hasbro due to its 3rd quarter supply chain disruptions, including capacity shortages and congestion at the port.
the rise in same-day delivery sales of Target during the last quarter compared to last year, as the retailer adds new features to make deliveries faster.
the combined value of fintech giants Stripe and Klarna as they announce a partnership on buy now pay later capabilities.
the delivery time promised by Uber in Paris as it announces a partnership with French retailer Carrefour.
intend to shop earlier this holiday season compared to last year, with 25% intending to do most of their shopping before Thanksgiving.
will make at least some of their holiday season shopping online this year.