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Sunday Series: US Arrival for Alibaba Impacts Online Retail Landscape

This Sunday Series will focus on data reflecting Alibaba’s US arrival. Highlighting its competition with other retail giants like Amazon and eBay.

Prime Pantry Puts Costco and Sam’s Club on Notice

Amazon, eager to sustain its growth, is pining for a greater share of consumers’ monthly household purchases. As a result, Amazon and Costco could soon be on a collision course as the former puts everyday necessities in its sights.

Winter Holiday First Half Highlights: Amazon Gets Some Attention

With around 20% of retail sales occurring at the end of the year, stakes are high right now for the retail industry to capture consumer attention and convert into sales ASAP. While the results aren’t in yet, Cyber Week provides a great first look into the race thus far.

The Weekly Compete Pulse

Welcome to the weekend! As we prepare to dive into holiday-shopping season, we’ve collected a few of our favorite digital marketing articles from the past week. If you missed them, check them out here!

Webinar Replay: Mobile vs. Desktop Retail Shopping Trends & Implications

To examine how consumers are using their mobile devices to shop, Millward Brown Digital analyzed the passively collected consumer behavior across ten of the leading US online retailers from January through June of 2014.

Brands Searching for Success on Amazon

Amazon remains the dominant player in US ecommerce, but how and where on Amazon are consumers shopping brands’ categories?

Five Things that Every CPG Brand Needs To Do to Win Online

For years, CPG manufacturers have thought of the ecommerce channel as an opportunity further off in the future. There are five things that every CPG brand should be doing as they plan and execute their ecommerce strategy

Sunday Series: Top 10 Retail Sites in September

With September data we have the list of top retail sites. Take a look at the top 10 from last month.

Amazon Fire Sparks an Interest

Amazon introduced its latest tech device, the Fire Smartphone, potentially interrupting the device industry for the second time after entering the tablet market in 2011. The big question is: will it be successful, especially given a saturated smartphone market?

Quick Tips: Search Analytics Keyword Data Table

This quick tip will overview Compete PRO’s Keyword Table.  The Compete PRO interface offers definitions and supplemental context that are accessible by clicking on the question marks next to each term. Keyword - is the phrase or term an actual user entered and searched for on one of the five major search engines. Search Referrals Share – is the share of total search traffic (90 day moving average) generated to this

Mobile vs Desktop: Comparing the Traffic of 3 Major Retailers

With holiday season coming to an end, we thought it would be a good idea to take a look at three of the top retailers, but in a slightly different way. Unlike previous years, we now have mobile data to play around with and it definitely gives us a fresh look at how consumers are interacting with the retail giants’ websites – both on mobile and on desktop.