Hitwise Amazon Report

Advancing Alongside Amazon

How retailers can compete and how brands can partner and grow One-click shopping, two-day free shipping, and Prime Day are just a few of the pioneering activities of Amazon that have forever changed the retail landscape. Despite their lead, Amazon still lacks prowess with certain demographics, such as 25-44 year olds, and in key categories, […]

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Prime Day 2019

Prime Day 2019: US Analysis

How other retailers and brands performed during Amazon’s marquee event As Hitwise reported last week, Amazon’s 2019 Prime Day broke records (again). In the US, Prime Day generated 20.2 million transactions across the 48-hour period, which is 2 million more than Black Friday and Cyber Monday combined. Another incredible feat was surpassing the 10% conversion […]

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2018 Holidays Unwrapped: US Market [On-Demand Video]

Key Trends and Insights from the 2018 Holiday Season What were the hottest holiday products of 2018? Who were the top-performing retailers? Discover these and other insights at Hitwise’s annual Holiday Unwrapped webinar. This annual webinar features key insights from the 2018 holiday shopping season, which includes Black Friday, Cyber Week and Christmas. Join Hitwise […]

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Online transactions grew 15% during Peak Week 2018, with off-peak days posting strongest growth

Online transactions processed by the top 50 retail sites during peak week this year was strong. According to Hitwise, the top 50 sites processed 75.1 million transactions via desktop and mobile browsers during the seven days ending November 26th 2018, up from 65.5 million for the comparable period in 2017, an increase of 15%. Of […]

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August Insights (Hitwise blog)

Back to School 2018 Report: Shopping Trends for Elementary, Middle, & High School Families

Back to school shopping was expected to generate over $82 billion in revenues for brands and retailers. Pulling highlights from Hitwise’s Back to School 2018 report, we’ll focus on how Elementary and Middle/High school families searched and shopped, all against the backdrop of the Amazon Prime Day and Last Minute shopping (3 weeks to Prime […]

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Almost 7 million transactions made on Amazon over Prime Day 2018

Amazon Analytics 2018

INTRODUCTION See how Amazon is trailblazing the e-commerce spectrum and beyond: The $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods, in June 2017, signified Amazon’s serious bid into the groceries and brick-and-mortar space.  Prime Day 2018, 36 hours of exclusive deals on July 16/17, further displayed Amazon’s e-tailing dominance. Over 17 million transactions were processed on Amazon […]

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Amazon Analytics

Amazon Analytics [On-Demand Video]

Prime Day 2018 and Amazon’s Impact on the Retail Industry Amazon is trailblazing the e-commerce spectrum and beyond. The $13.7 billion acquisition of Whole Foods signified Amazon’s serious bid into the brick-and-mortar space. The $1 billion acquisition of Pillpack has shaken up the pharmaceutical industry. Prime Day 2018, which covered 36 hours of exclusive deals […]

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2018 Holiday Planning: US Market [On-Demand Video]

Key stats, searches and product trends for Holiday 2018 Summer is fast approaching and you know what that means: holiday planning. As retailers and agencies prepare for the festive season, they’ll need the latest retailer rankings, product trends and shopper insights under their belt. Watch now as we dive into: Hot product searches from Holiday […]

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Who Won Thanksgiving & Black Friday 2017?

Traffic and Conversions from Peak Week Big Picture The Top 50 retailers in the United States processed an estimated… The top two days were… As a benchmark, the top 50 retailers processed 5.0 million and 4.7 million transactions online on the 16th and 17th of November, respectively, one week before Thanksgiving and Black Friday. That […]

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5 Segmentation Strategies to Convert More Customers – US Market

Identify and reach valuable audiences before your competitors We live in the age of consumer choice. People — not brands — drive the next wave of products, services and technologies. The next generation of winners and losers will be defined not only by companies who adapt to the market, but by those who understand, anticipate […]

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