The 2016 U.S. eCommerce market has become the second largest globally and is expected to reach a total of $482 billion by 2018. Here are some quick statistics about the U.S. eCommerce market in general:

  • Mobile commerce in the U.S. continues to emerge, with $75 billion in online sales last year alone
  • Approximately 43% (and growing) of major retailers in the U.S. now offer a form of in-store pickup for eCommerce orders, with omni-channel options and infrastructures continually growing and improving
  • Thanksgiving sales comprise the biggest online shopping day of the year (Cyber Monday), with double digit growth projected for the next five years
  • Credit and debit cards are used for 73% of U.S. online transactions, with digital payments (16%) increasing in popularity