Report: US e-commerce sales rose 4.1% in Q1

U.S. e-commerce sales in the first quarter (adjusted for seasonal variation, but not for price changes) rose 4.1% from the fourth quarter last year to $105.7 billion, according to a report released Tuesday by the U.S. Department of Commerce. That compares to an increase in total retail sales of just 1% in the same period, according to the report.

Year over year, Q1 e-commerce sales rose 14.7%, while total retail sales rose 5.1% in the same period. E-commerce sales in the first quarter accounted for 8.5% of total sales, the Commerce Department said…[READ MORE]

Source: Report: US e-commerce sales rose 4.1% in Q1 | Retail Dive

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