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34% of US digital security breaches took place at financial institutions in 2013, compared to 11% for retailers, and 10% for hotels and restaurants more...
25% of Americans who bought consumer electronics in the past 3 months started their research on Amazon, compared to 12% for search engines, 11% for a retailer’s website, 7% for physical stores, and 5% for a manufacturer’s website more...
47% of US online consumers consider reviews and ratings from other customers when making purchases, compared to 34% for information from the retailer, and 24% for information from the manufacturer more...
68% of online retail shopping carts are abandoned before purchase more...
"Today’s retailers must manage an extended range of merchandise to woo customers who are spoiled by vast choices from online specialist retailers. They also must manage more vendors and merchandise across multiple channels and support frequent price changes to compete with the automated pricing of internet specialists" - George Lawrie more...