Ecommerce is the current ways goods traded through the internet. There are many Ecommerce online stores around the world. In Nigeria, we have the likes of Jumia, Kings, Made-in-Nigeria, Naibac, just to mention a few.
However, eMarketer, a popular online publisher for data on digital marketing has listed seven players in Ecommerce that come o strong this year, 2016. They are Whoesale Shopping club Boxed, Mattress Retailer Casper, Dollar Shave Club, Jet.com, MeUndies, ThirdLove, and Wish.
As reported by eMarketer,
Boxed expects revenues to surpass $100 million this year, up from $8 million just two years ago.
Casper looks to be on track to double its sales this year to $200 million.
Jet.com was acquired by Walmart in August 2016 for around $3 billion.
MeUndies reportedly is on track to sell 5 million pairs of undies in 2017.
ThirdLove received 280,000 visits in the first two days the site was live and has attracted $5.5 million in funding so far.
Wish connects customers directly with suppliers in China for the cheapest prices. Wish takes 15% of each sale. It recently won a huge investment which partially will be used to shore up its fulfillment operations.