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New Year’s roundup of US retail news and trends

New Year’s roundup of US retail news and trends

Fresh into the New Year, we have a few 2016 retail reflections and a look at what's ahead in retail in 2017. Adobe said final year-end US e-commerce sales hit $91.7 billion, up 11% over 2015 and comprised 9% of $1 trillion in total retail sales.

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Cashback News: India’s demonetization creates e-commerce turmoil

Cashback News: India’s demonetization creates e-commerce turmoil

India’s new demonetization policy is disrupting e-commerce and impacting leading online businesses with a wide range of positive and negative effects. Today, we’ve got a roundup of news to provide a valuable perspective and a look at what’s ahead in e-commerce ...

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Cashback News: Mobile commerce holiday shopping trends and news updates

Cashback News: Mobile commerce holiday shopping trends and news updates

Today, we’re looking at the impact of mobile commerce on e-commerce and holiday retail sales. Neosperience reports smartphone users spend nearly three hours daily looking at mobile devices. Deloitte Digital says 84% of consumers use their mobile phone while shopping in store. Kmart’s ...

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Cashback News: What’s up with China’s Singles Day promotion and sales projections?

Cashback News: What’s up with China’s Singles Day promotion and sales projections?

Alibaba has already racked up more than $1 billion in sales and more than $5.2 billion in the first hour with more than 84% of sales on mobile devices. 2015 Singles Day sales were $14.3 billion in China for one day alone. compared with a $5.8 billion in US Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales.

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Cashback News: Alibaba – All the global news, all the strategies

Cashback News: Alibaba – All the global news, all the strategies

TechinAsia compares China's Singles Day 2015 sales of $14.3 billion with US Black Friday/Cyber Monday sales of $5.8 billion. Alibaba announced the promotion will run for 24 days instead of one day. Last year's Singles Day sales for Alibaba alone totaled $13.5 billion, up 54% from the previous year, and this year they expect 40,000 global companies to participate.

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Cashback News – Sept 30: India’s E-commerce Game of Thrones Battle Heats Up on Walmart Rumors

Cashback News – Sept 30: India’s E-commerce Game of Thrones Battle Heats Up on Walmart Rumors

The fast-moving Indian e-commerce marketplace heated up considerably with rumors that Walmart is negotiating to invest up to $1 billion in current e-commerce leader Flipkart. While some experts say Amazon is about to surpass Flipkart sales this year, Alibaba also has a small ...

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Cashback News – Sept 23: China e-commerce news, trends and innovations

Cashback News – Sept 23: China e-commerce news, trends and innovations

Today, we’re looking at e-commerce news and innovations in China. iResearch reported 2016 Q2 e-commerce sales reached $167.5 billion in China compared to $131.3 billion in Q2 2015. Mobile sales were an impressive 70.1% of sales. Spending online offshore by Mainland Chinese reached $17.9 ...

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Cashback News – Aug 31: E-commerce driving Chinese economic growth in 2016

Cashback News – Aug 31: E-commerce driving Chinese economic growth in 2016

eMarketer reports China will become the largest e-commerce market in the world by the end of 2016, reaching $899.09 billion or 47% of all online sales. Online sales will hit $2.416 trillion in 2020 and mobile will account for 55.5% of all ecommerce sales in 2016 and reach 68% by 2020.

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