Trends in B2C online sales of consumer electronics during the Holiday Season

Recent research conducted by GfK Market Research Institute in 11 European countries (Europe11) shows that e-commerce has grown extremely fast over the past six years, especially in consumer electronics. According to the actual turnover of online shops, as recorded by GfK and presented to Ecommerce Europe (the leading European e-commerce association), the 6.7% share of the total turnover of online […]

European E-commerce to reach over € 300 billion in 2012

European e-commerce is booming. This is apparent from the forecast issued by Ecommerce Europe, the new European umbrella organisation for online retailers. European online revenue is expected to grow around 22 per cent in 2012. Online purchases are increasing explosively, in particular in Southern and Eastern Europe. Ecommerce Europe figures are compiled in cooperation with various e-commerce associations around Europe […]