amazon peak retail planning 2019

Top UK Amazon Stats To Know Before Planning For Black Friday

Not many retailers come close to Amazon’s sheer volume on Black Friday. In the UK, the e-tailing giant saw over 50 million visits and processed over 4.2 million transactions in 2018. These figures continued to grow as well; visits were up +0.7% and transactions were up +9.2% year-on-year. In other words, an increasing number of […]

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In the Marvel Universe, is Endgame the greater blockbuster?

The latest installment of Marvel’s Avengers saga has become the studio’s highest earning blockbuster. Avengers: Endgame surpassed Black Panther and Avengers: Infinity War in the box office, but how does this release compare to Infinity War on a larger scale? Endgame Drives Movie Tickets and Shopping Searches for Avengers: Endgame terms drove more traffic to […]

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Holiday Presents, Packages

2019 Holiday Planning: AU Market [On-Demand Video]

Plan ahead for 2019’s Peak Week Watch the Hitwise Holiday Planning Webinar On-Demand where we unveil: Top online stats from 2018’s peak days, including Black Friday, Cyber Week, and Boxing Day Amazon’s online strategy and performance, including top categories, product purchases and searches Key online trends from 2019 so far Recommendations and tactics for planning for retail peak this year Join […]

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Hot Holiday Products & Top Toys

In the lead up to Christmas Hitwise will be releasing it’s annual weekly Top 10 listings for the most popular product and toy searches! In our second installment, you can view the most popular items everyone is looking for. Christmas Countdown Hot Holiday Products – Week 4 First up, we take a look at Ebay […]

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What Affluent Americans Want for Christmas

What the Wealthiest Americans Want for Christmas

With an expected hefty tax cut ahead, the wealthiest Americans have even greater economic means to buy expensive presents—for themselves and others—this holiday season. So what items are on their list that probably aren’t on the lists of average Americans with more modest means? Hitwise set to find out by creating an audience of Americans […]

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Hot Holiday Products - Week of Cyber Monday

Review of Shopping Trends and Hot Products in November 2017

November kicked off the peak retail season with several online sales events – the most notable in Australia being Click Frenzy, Black Friday and Cyber Monday. These events offered a great opportunity for retailers to kick of sales for the season and increase brand awareness, and for consumers to snag a bargain over what can […]

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Hot Holiday Products - Week of Cyber Monday

Hot Product Trends – Week of Cyber Monday

Last week, which included Cyber Monday, there was little movement among the top holiday products. We did see Google Home and Google Home Mini move up the ranks a bit since the week of Thanksgiving, thanks to ongoing deals for the smart speaker offered from Peak Week through the end of December. Xenoblade Chronicles 2, […]

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Top Trending Gifts by Category Leading into Peak Week

Thanksgiving is almost here, and we see the latest top trending gifts focused on two categories: gadgets and games. Top Trending Gifts: Electronics Electronics are always the top retail category during the holidays, particularly during Black Friday and Cyber Monday. We broke down the top internal product searches and the fastest-rising searches within Electronics store websites, in order […]

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The Right Gift for Every Audience – Top Holiday Products By Segment

Hatchimals and Fitbit maintained their spots at the top of our Hot Holiday Products the week ending October 3, which included Cyber Monday. That said, both items saw their search share decline considerably week-over-week. That could be due in part to shoppers having purchased more Fitbits during Black Friday sales as well as parents coming […]

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Top 10 Hot Products Heading Into Black Friday

Since the start of November, Hitwise has been tracking the hottest online branded product and toy searches to get an early read on what this season’s must-have items will be. With Thanksgiving now only a few days away, we’re ready for prime time and we have a pretty good idea of what gifts will be […]

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