HOUSTON, Texas – Plunkett Research, Ltd. recently announced an important market research and competitive analysis report, E-Commerce & Internet Industry Almanac, 2017 edition. A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms.
The global internet audience continues to grow steadily, with the worldwide base of broadband internet users (including fixed and wireless) in the 3.5 billion range as 2017 began. This vast base of high speed internet users encourages businesses to innovate in order to offer an ever-evolving array of online services. Sectors that are growing very rapidly online include the sale of entertainment products, travel, apparel and consumer electronics. Even groceries have moved into the fast lane, as online grocery sales are growing quickly in the U.S. thanks to a growing list of same-day delivery options. The most powerful trends on the internet include access via wireless devices, the migration of entertainment, including TV programming, to the web and cloud-based software-as-a-service.
Plunkett Research lists top 450 companies in the E-Commerce & Internet Industry and names the top trends changing for the mid term.
Printed Almanac: ISBN 978-1-62831-429-8 (Available Now)
E-book: ISBN 978-1-62831-754-1 (Available Now)
Key Features Include:
Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
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Link to our 5-minute video overview of this industry
Statistical Tables Provided: 15
Companies Profiled: 441
Geographic Focus: Global
Key Questions Answered Include:
How is the industry evolving?
How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
What is the size of the market now and in the future?
What are the financial results of the leading companies?
What are the names and titles of top executives?
What are the top companies and what are their revenues?
This feature-rich book covers competitive intelligence, market research and business analysis—everything you need to know about the e-commerce & internet business including:
Introduction to the E-Commerce & Internet Business
Bricks, Clicks and Catalogs Create Synergies While Online Sales Growth Surges
Global Internet Market Tops 3.5 Billion Users/Ultrafast Broadband Expands, both Fixed and Wireless
Cloud Computing and Software as a Service (SaaS) Point the Way to the Future
HTML5 Makes Web Pages More Interactive, Sets up the Semantic Web 3.0 of the Future
VOIP (Telephony over the Internet) Continues to Revolutionize the Telecommunications Industry
Social Media Generates $31 Billion in Global Online and Mobile Ad Revenues
Online Travel Agencies (OTAs) Continue Strong Growth in Bookings/Hotels Fight to Keep Control of the Customer
Pandora and Spotify Lead in Streaming Music Via Internet Radio but Face New Challenge from Apple Music/SiriusXM Tops 31 Million Subscribers
Cable and Satellite TV Struggle with Cord-Cutting/Cheaper Streaming Options Proliferate, Including Netflix
The “Internet of Things (IoT)” and M2M: Wireless Sensors to Boom, Aided by Nanotechnology
Designers and Manufacturers Bypass the Middleman with Direct-to-Consumer Online Business Models
“Sharing Economy” Gains Market Share in Travel with Online Sites Like Airbnb, HomeAway and Many Global Competitors
Embedded LTE Wi-Fi and Onboard Apps Incorporated by Auto Makers in New Car Infotainment Systems
Financial Technology (FinTech) Is Driven by Mobile Payments, Lending, Insurance and Online “Robo Advisors”
E-Commerce & Internet Industry Statistics
E-Commerce & Internet Business Statistics and Market Size Overview
Estimated Quarterly U.S. Retail Sales, Total & E-Commerce: 1st Quarter 2007-3rd Quarter 2016
E-Commerce Related Services Quarterly Revenue, U.S.: 2015-3rd Quarter 2016
U.S. Retail Trade Sales, Total & E-commerce: 2013-3rd Quarter 2016
Total & E-commerce Sales for Electronic Shopping & Mail-Order Houses, By Merchandise Line, U.S.: 2013-3rd Quarter 2016
Internet Publishing & Broadcasting & Web Search Portals: Estimated Revenue & Expenses, U.S.: 2010-2015
Internet Access Technologies Compared
Number of Business & Residential High Speed Internet Lines, U.S.: 2011-2016
Number of Business & Residential High Speed Internet Lines, by Speed, U.S.: 2012-2015
Home Broadband Adoption Demographics, U.S.: 2013 and 2015
Smartphone Adoption Demographics, U.S.: December 2015
Internet Users by Demographic Group, U.S.: 2015
Amazon.com, Inc. Annual Sales & Income: 2010-2016
Employment in E-commerce & Internet-related Fields, U.S.: 1998-2016
Companies Mentioned Include:
1-800 Contacts Inc
Adobe Systems Inc
Automatic Data Processing Inc (ADP)
A B Watley Group Inc