E-commerce grows 16 percent in Q2 according to US Commerce Dept.

by Greg Sterling
The Department of Commerce announced today that e-commerce sales for the second quarter were $97.3 billion, out of $1.2 trillion in total US retail sales. That was a sequential increase of 4.5 percent from Q1 and a significant 15.8 percent pop vs. Q2 2015. E-commerce came in at roughly 8 percent of total retail sales. Total retail sales grew just over 2 percent year over year.Read the full article