The busiest shopping season of the year is about to begin! People who celebrate Christmas, Kwanzaa or Hanukkah will spend an average of $804.42, up nearly 5 percent over last year's $767.27.
So, are you ready to grab a few of those dollars? Here's an infographic from Sociallystacked filled with stats and tips that will inspire you to step up your marketing efforts.
Some of the highlights:
- 47 percent of consumers say that the internet is their favorite shopping destination.
- 2 in 5 consumers will spend time researching online in order to find a good deal.
- 52 percent of consumers say that access to exclusive products would influence them to complete a purchase on a social networking site (Facebook, Twitter, etc.) this holiday season.
- 25 percent of shoppers say easy-to-use mobile websites is an important factor in their decision to shop with a specific retailer.