Sales of the 20 biggest online-only retailers in the United Kingdom have increased by 23 percent last year. Their revenues went from about 7.6 billion euros in 2015/2016 to over 9.4 billion euros one year later. The increase is mostly because of the rise of mobile commerce.
That’s what services firm RPC concluded after it researched the top 20 of biggest pure players in the United Kingdom. It says shoppers are really embracing the ‘anywhere, anytime’ way of shopping via their smartphones. “The ecommerce boom in the UK shows no signs of slowing down.”