SOURCE: TrueShip

TrueShip Multi-Carrier Shipping Software

October 09, 2015 16:58 ET

Online Shopping Facts All Retailers Should Know Revealed in TrueShip's Newest Report

SCOTTSDALE, AZ--(Marketwired - October 09, 2015) - TrueShip (http://www.trueship.com) -- the leading provider of ecommerce shipping software (ReadyShipper) and automated returns management solutions (ReadyReturns) -- has just dropped a new report that reveals a bounty of online shopping facts that all retailers should be aware of.

Think tanks like ComScore are reporting that 78% of the American population over the age of 15 have made an online purchase in the past year alone. Conversely, gender spending differences are surprising relative; a stark change in previous shopping habits that were dominated by females in years prior.

In addition, recent reports have found that comparison shopping is on the rise, as consumers webroom and showroom to find the best deals locally and online. This is, of course, made more omnipresent by the biggest shopping holidays of the year, Cyber Monday and Black Friday. What’s more, the usage of digital coupons is at an all-time high, too, with reports showing that over 70% of mobile shoppers redeem them frequently.

TrueShip's newest report covers online shopping facts, statistics and trends dating back to 2008, with detailed comparative analysis that includes years 2012 through 2014. It’s topped off with a detailed outlook for 2015 and beyond to help retailers better put into perspective just how big a juggernaut ecommerce has grown to be. Lastly, the report features an illustrated infographic that delivers the top 2015 online shopping statistics.

"By better understanding the ecommerce demographic, including shopper's habits and trends from year to year, one can best prepare for the forthcoming holiday shopping surge and beyond," explained Michael Lazar, Director of Online Marketing at TrueShip. "Our newest report delivers a wealth of information, charts, statistics and authority sources to help put retailers in the know."

Read the guide at: http://www.trueship.com/blog/2015/10/08/these-online-shopping-facts-will-blow-your-mind/#.VhggnitrmUk.

A wide assortment of related guides and white papers can also be found at: http://www.trueship.com/blog.

About TrueShip

#ShipSmarter - TrueShip is the original architect of multi-carrier ecommerce shipping software. ReadyShipper shipping software integrates into the most widely used shopping carts and online marketplaces. It is an easy-to-use order fulfillment solution designed to save e-retailers time and money.

Start a 14-day trial of ReadyShipper shipping software by visiting: http://www.TrueShip.com/products/ReadyShipper.

About ReadyReturns

#ReturnsHappen - ReadyReturns is a customer-facing, plug-and-play, self-service online product returns software solution. It integrates into virtually any website without any programming. ReadyReturns lets customers make returns from a website by filling out a simple form and printing the return shipping label. E-retailers set the rules of the returns, including things like return shipping and restocking fees.

Start a 30-day trial of ReadyReturns by visiting: http://www.TrueShip.com/products/ReadyReturns.

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Contact Information

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    Michael Lazar
    Director of Online Marketing
    Tel: (877) 818-7447
    Email: support@trueship.com