According to the US Department of Commerce’s latest figures, Eccomerce sales in Q1 2012 is estimated to be at $53.2 billion, reprenting 4.9 percent of total US retail sales. Recent news from Asia Pacific (Video interview by of Michael Zung, senior VP and MD, digital at Bite Communications from ClickZ Asia) and Middle East (Article by Nancy Messieh on NextWeb) all indicate growing E-commerce sales and projections.
With global e-commerce estimated to reach $1.4 trillion by 2015, crossing borders online is a clear path to faster growth.
Joanne Bethlahmy, director of retail with Cisco Internet Business Solutions Group will be hosting a webcast on Best Practices for Global E-Commerce where she will be discussing:
- Lessons and best practices from the pioneers of global e-commerce
- The top questions to ask before you finalize your e-commerce plan
- Multi-channel innovations that are common in today’s advanced markets (and why you can’t compete without them)
- Creative retail experiences that are being piloted in the most highly developed international markets
Click here to register for this webcastand receive two Cisco research reports that provide a deep-dive on global e-commerce including best practices and case studies.