Online retailers have a reason to celebrate this holiday season. This was a record-breaking season for many, according to this infographic from Monetate. Between Thanksgiving and Cyber Monday, ecommerce sales were $5.2 billion, an increase of 16.5% over 2012. Black Friday saw $1.5 billion in online sales, while Cyber Monday saw $2 billion in online sales.
If you sell internationally you might have noticed the recent trend of overseas shoppers adding just as many items to their shopping carts as their American counterparts but abandoning in higher rates. So what can merchants do to get that international shopper? Take a look at the infographic to not only get a better understanding of the shopping habits for the international shopper but also a few tips on how to convert them.
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