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Blog Nov. 21, 2013 | Share

Four Digital Trends to Watch this Holiday Shopping Season

The trees may not be trimmed nor the menorahs lit (yet!), but the 2013 online holiday shopping season is already well underway. While we’re predicting a combin ed 14-17% growth in holiday desktop e-commerce and mobile commerce vs. last year, we’re tempering our expectations a bit thanks to discretionary spending being squeezed and six fewer shopping... Read more

By: Kate Dreyer Tags: Black Friday, Holiday Shopping, m-Commerce, Pinterest, Retail

Blog Nov. 19, 2013 | Share Crystal Ball 5 Bold Predictions for the 2013 Holiday Season

Crystal Ball: 5 Bold Predictions for the 2013 Holiday Season

With Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Cyber Monday inching ever closer, the 2013 holiday season is nearly upon us. With many stakeholders eager to gain some foresight as to what this season might have in store, we at comScore decided to take out our crystal ball and make five bold predictions about what headlines w e’re likely to see by the time the... Read more

By: Adam Lella Tags: Black Friday, Cyber Monday, e-Commerce, Holiday Shopping, m-Commerce

Blog Sep. 5, 2013 | Share Mobile Shopping Trends in the UK

Mobile Shopping Trends in the UK

Mobile users in the UK, both male and female, are increasingly using their devices as shopping companions. In collaboration with MforMobile, we have produced an infographic to identify the latest UK mobile shopping trends and illustrate how this market has grown over the last year. Read more

By: Hesham Al-Jehani Tags: Demographics, e-Commerce, Mobile, Retail, Shopping, Smartphone

Blog Aug. 22, 2013 | Share

2013 Digital Future in Focus Series

In 2012, the digital landscape underwent a sea of change as areas such as search, social, online advertising, mobile and e-commerce each experienced dynamic shifts and disruptions. To guide you in navigating this Brave New Digital World, comScore presents its annual Digital Future in Focus series of global reports which provide industry-leading insights... Read more

By: Carmela Aquino Tags: e-Commerce, Mobile, Search, Shopping, Smartphone, Social

Blog Feb. 19, 2013 | Share 2013 U.S. Digital Future in Focus

Putting the Digital Future in Focus: Key Trends that Will Shape the U.S. Digital Industry in 2013

Last week comScore released the 2013 U.S. Digital Future in Focus, our annual report on the prevailing trends poised to shape the U.S. digital industry in the year ahead. The report features insights from many critical and evolving facets of the digital landscape, including social media, search, online video, digital advertising, mobile and e-commerce,... Read more

By: Carmela Aquino Tags: Advertising, Demographics, e-Commerce, Multi-Platform, Video, Rankings, Retail, Search, Shopping, Smartphone, Social, Tablets,

Blog Dec. 21, 2012 | Share Green Monday By the Numbers

Green Monday Gains

In our latest holiday retail e-commerce coverage, Green Monday reached $1.275 billion in spending, ranking as the third heaviest online spending day for the season to-date. Here's a deeper look at the spending breakdown for Green Monday, contrasted with Cyber Monday. Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: Black Friday, Cyber Monday, e-Commerce, Holiday Shopping, Retail, Shopping

Blog Dec. 10, 2012 | Share

The Imminent Mobile Commerce Avalanche

Mobile devices have become a ubiquitous shopping accessory, whether for checking competitive prices on Amazon while in the store (i.e. “showrooming”) or seamlessly purchasing on your iPad from the comfort of your couch, known as sit-back shopping. While it may come as no surprise to many of you, there are a variety of trends that point towards a... Read more

By: Eli Goodman Tags: Black Friday, e-Commerce, Holiday Shopping, Mobile, Tablets

Blog Dec. 4, 2012 | Share Cyber Monday By the Numbers

Cyber Monday By the Numbers

In our recent coverage of holiday season retail e-commerce spending, Cyber Monday emerged as the heaviest online spending day on record. Here's a deeper look at Cyber Monday e-commerce by the numbers. Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: Black Friday, Cyber Monday, e-Commerce, Holiday Shopping, Retail, Shopping

Blog Nov. 19, 2012 | Share Key Days in the Online Holiday Season

Looking Ahead to Key Online Spending Days for the 2012 Holiday Season

A couple of weeks back, I mentioned some of the key themes we expect to be important in the 2012 online holiday shopping season. But as we begin inching closer to Thanksgiving and the unofficial kick-off to the heavy part of the season, it’s worth taking a deeper look at how some key shopping days have performed in past years and what to expect for... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: Black Friday, Cyber Monday, e-Commerce, Holiday Shopping, Retail, Shopping

Blog Nov. 6, 2012 | Share

4 Key Storylines for the 2012 Online Holiday Shopping Season

November is here and the online holiday shopping season is once again upon us. With consumer confidence picking up and the online channel demonstrating strength throughout 2012, we believe this holiday season is shaping up to be a fairly positive one with year-over-year growth rates in the mid- to high-teens (comScore’s official forecast will be released... Read more

By: Andrew Lipsman Tags: Black Friday, Comparison Shopping, Cyber Monday, e-Commerce, Holiday Shopping, Mobile, Retail, Social

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