Will mCommerce Overtake eCommerce? [Infographic]

There’s no doubt about it — mCommerce is a game changer in terms of online shopping. Mobile devices are not only changing the way consumers shop, but they’re affecting the overall customer experience of a brand. All that said and done — will mobile commerce really overtake traditional eCommerce? This infographic (courtesy of BigCommerce) sheds some light on the topic by examining and analyzing growing trends in mCommerce today.

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mCommerce & eCommerce infographic

For you lazy people who didn’t feel like reading through the whole infographic (you know who you are!) here are some of the major takeaway points:

  • mCommerce sales will reach $119 billion by 2015  Tweet this stat!
  • 1 out of every 5 people scanned a QR code in-store last year  Tweet this stat!
  • Men are set to outspend women on mobile devices
  • 51% of people age 18 – 34 have shopped via mCommerce  Tweet this stat!
  • Mobile shoppers make the majority of their purchases on the weekends
  • 53% of mobile consumers use their device to “showroom”, or research products in a traditional retail store  Tweet this stat!
  • Digital content makes up 76% of mobile purchases  Tweet this stat!

There it is, folks — if you’re not taking advantage of mCommerce yet, you really need to be. Do you have any additional information regarding mCommerce to share? Make sure to leave a comment below, or join our Linkedin Group to get in on the conversation!

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