2 Trends E-Commerce Investors Need to Know About

Nicholas Rossolillo, The Motley Fool
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2 Trends E-Commerce Investors Need to Know About

The state of the global retail industry has been in flux because of e-commerce for over a decade, and those trends accelerated in 2020 because of the pandemic. Given new consumer behavior that is emerging as a result, e-commerce looks like a secular growth movement that has many years left ahead of it. Thanks in no small part to a company named Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN), making purchases via the internet has become all but commonplace in the U.S. According to the U.S Census Bureau, e-commerce commands a mid-teens percentage market share of the entire retail industry.