As the shift to ecommerce becomes common place for small business, fulfilment needs have become even more important.
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Tap and buy: Come 2017, approximately 25% of online retail transactions in the U.S. will take place on mobile devices, more than double the number that occurred in 2012, according to an eMarketer study published Tuesday. That figure excludes purchase of event tickets and travel services.
Between last year and this year alone, mobile commerce (mcommerce) sales are expected to increase 82% from $24.81 billion to $38.84 billion. By 2017, mcommerce will generated more than $108 billion in U.S. retail sales, as shown in the chart below: