60% of Amazon Customers Shopped From a Mobile Device This Holiday

Over the holiday season Amazon just released some of their numbers. And 60% of their customers bought at least one item from their smartphone or tablet. More and more people are realizing the convenience and true value mobile shopping gives them. One of the most valuable things us as humans have is time. And anytime you can save time you bring tremendous value. And that is exactly what mobile is doing. No need to wait in long lines or drive to the store.

To give you a sense of how mobile crazy their customers were over the holidays, on Cyber Monday customers were buying 18 toys per second. That is quite the impressive number and will only continue to grow.

Mobile Accounts for 30% Of Online Black Friday Sales

Black Friday was another huge hit for stores all over the nation. There were many people waiting in lines outside but increasingly more people decided to shop online instead. There was a 20% increase in online sales on Black Friday than last year. Out of all the online sales, 30% came from mobile.

These numbers will only continue to increase since mobile shopping is far more convenient. Not having to deal with big crowds and going out in cold weather is a big factor. Especially up here in Minnesota where it was below zero outside, bur! It is much more convenient, especially for all the travelers who were traveling over the holiday. And for those who stayed inside it was much more comfortable shopping from your warm home on the couch instead.

More and more retailers are going to push for online sales with such strong numbers. More specifically the increase in mobile shopping. This is definitely something companies should focus on to have an even greater success on Black Friday.

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