How Amazon Stole Christmas

Dec 19, 2013 11:02 AM  By

With Christmas right around the corner, shoppers are making a mad dash to ensure all their holiday shopping is complete and shipped before next week. And while ecommerce merchants are pulling out all the stops to try to grab shopper’s attention and dollars, many, if not all, are finding it tough to compete with Amazon.

Why? Well, according to this infographic from MarketLive, in the consumer’s eyes, Amazon is pretty hard to beat.

The infographic states that shoppers not only expect to pay less by shopping at Amazon, but they also say that shopping with marketplace is more appealing since they can avoid long lines at the register, check product availability in a flash, and even compare your store prices to an Amazon listed price before making a purchase online or in-store.

To get a better insight into why the holiday shopper is looking to Amazon, take a look at the infogaphic below.


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