Amazon.com ranks #1 in 4 out of 5 U.S. categories

The U.S. top 5 online stores by category – insights from the ecommerceDB.com Country Report

In 2018, amazon.com generated net sales of US$74.7 billion in total, with the U.S. share alone amounting to US$62.9 billion. Although amazon.com focuses on Electronics & Media, it is also actively involved in other product categories. But how successful is amazon.com in each product category?
A category analysis by net sales carried out by ecommerceDB.com has revealed the top 5 online stores by category in the U.S.: According to our recently published ecommerceDB.com Country Report “eCommerce in the United States 2019”, amazon.com ranks first in four out of five product categories in terms of U.S. net sales in 2018.

 

 

In Electronics & Media, amazon.com has a market share of more than 45%, outshining the other top players, such as apple.com, bestbuy.com, walmart.com, and dell.com. In Toys, Hobby & DIY, Furniture & Appliances, as well as in Food & Personal Care, amazon.com also generates the highest net sales in the U.S.
Only in the fragmented U.S. Fashion market does amazon.com rank second after macys.com, followed by gap.com, Nordstrom.com, and kohls.com.

 

Are you interested in a comprehensive overview of the U.S. eCommerce market? By ordering our ecommerceDB.com Country Report “eCommerce in the United States 2019”, you will gain access to detailed consumer insights, U.S. market trends and KPI analyses, top store analyses, and a full list of the leading 500 online stores in the United States.

 

 

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December 2019