42 Retail Statistics to Help You Build Your Business in 2019

LAUREN FRAM | March 20, 2019

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E-commerce allows anyone access to almost any store at any time, with the convenience of their purchases being delivered right to their door.But it’s not just brick-and-mortar vs. e-commerce anymore. Mobile retail has exploded, enabling consumers to make purchases any time the mood or need strikes them. And the rise of social media has presented even more opportunities for retail in the digital space. In many ways, the omnichannel marketing approach to retail is relatively new. But 2019 retail trends focus heavily on omnichannel retail and the importance of developing an omnichannel strategy to complement your existing e-commerce offerings.The following statistics will give you an idea of the benefits of branching out, as well as the current state of retail in 2019.

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