Hello Guys and Gals! After reading so many blogs about current Ecommerce trends and future of this trending platform I can say this is the future of a Digital World. The trends of ecommerce or online shopping will not decrease or down in future rather it will increase day by day as we can see already. People are more comfortable with buying from their bed rather buy from a local store. Getting the item deliver to home is like having your dream girl on bed.☺
Today I am giving you list of most active and famous online shopping platform in 2018 and beyond. Not all shopping site doesn’t sale same types of products as like your local stores. The different store sales products from different categories such as electronics, footwear, home improvements, cloths etc.
But having so many website sometimes it can make you confused about what website you should buy from. So, don’t worry at all because I am here today to help you out by giving most famous and reputed ecommerce website list which you can use anytime without a single doubt in your mind.
Here are some of the top 10 ecommerce websites in the world that are ruling the e-commerce platform.
Amazon is considered the world’s top e-commerce platform hence earns a spot in the top 10 e-commerce websites in the world. People love shopping on this website mainly because of the reason that the interface is simple, easy checkout, different payment methods, and have great discounts and offers. Other reasons that attract people from all across the world is that the site offers an array of product at affordable rates, fast delivery, and versatile collection.
I think I shouldn’t tell much about Amazon because most of the people already know about this Giant Company. But I am giving you guys some insights which will help you to understand how big they are. Amazon.com alone gets 300 million active monthly user from USA. Net sale in the year of 2017 was $177.9 billion and net profit was $3 billion. Amazon shares 49.1% of US retail ecommerce in 2018. I don’t want to tell you more about amazon but you can get more details from this website. https://expandedramblings.com/index.php/amazon-statistics/
First I am talking about Taobao. This is one of the most popular shopping site in china and Jack Ma is the owner of this company. This site gets 634 million active monthly user from all over the world and 576 million shoppers buy annually from their website which is huge without any doubt. 70 percent’s of the users are between 20-30 years age and 51 percent’s are women user and 49 percent’s are men.
Ebay is one of the top retail store in the whole world. It provides c to c (client to client) business around the world especially in UK. It has a classified platform where anybody can buy and sale like craigslist. The annual revenue in 2017 was 9.6 billion US dollar.
Walmart is another Giant Ecommerce company in the world especially in USA. The global net sale of this company in 2017 was huge. When I first saw this selling stats it really hit my mind ☺. The Global net sale was 481.32 billion US dollar in 2017. It has more than 11 thousands store around the world according to 2017 statistics.
Target is one of the fastest growing company in USA. Its ranks 2nd position for discount store after Walmart. It has currently 1834 local store with 38 distribution center and 3,47,000 employee. They are getting 1.2 million visitors daily and 63% of their visitors are female and 37% are male.
Alibaba is number one B2B ecommerce business in the world. All most all entrepreneur in the world buy products from them to run small ecommerce business. Alibaba get 552 million shoppers per month 634 million monthly mobile shoppers and it has 60% market share in China.
When it comes about Indian ecommerce market Flipkart is the number one online shopping website in India. They offer 30 million products over 70 categories including electronics, books, music, lifestyle etc. The most popular service it provide is cash on deliver which is the best option for buyer safety and people love this idea so much.
Flipkart has 100 million active registered users with 50 million app downloads and more interesting part is 50% of traffic comes from mobile. They have 43% ecommerce market share in India. The total sellers numbers are 1,00,000 and 13,000 employee are working there right now.
NewEgg is an American Based ecommerce compny which was founded in 2001 by Fred Chang. They are growing so fast and there main competitors are amazon, ebay and walmart. NewEgg have 2.7 Billion yearly revenue with 2500 employee.
Overstock became a big name in Ecommerce industry in recent years. This isn’t a new website at all but it was created in 1999. They sale products from all most all categories and they are most popular in discount category like Walmart. They are well known for home & outdoor product selling.
The BestBuy is a well known brand in ecommerce industry especially in consumer electronics sector around the world. It was founded in 1996 by Richard M. Schulze and Gary Smoliak as an Audio specialty store. Their revenue tells how big they are. In the year of 2017 they gained 39 Billion USD and 80% of their revenue was generated on USA market. Can you imagine that? Now you can guess how big they are and their strong position in US Ecommerce Market. According a report in 2017 it has over 1575 stores worldwide.
IKEA is most well known Ecommerce site in Furniture Industry. Actually it’s not only well known but the largest furniture retailer in the world. It was founded in 1943 Almhult, Sweden. In the year 2016 its global revenue was over 35 billion Euros. The best thing about IKEA is they understand their customer properly and take care as they should. Currently they are working in 29 countries with 355 stores. They have 817 million of customers around the world according to 2017 report and number of people visited that year was 2.1 billion.
This is a giant Ecommerce website in home improvements industry in USA. Home Depot was founded in 1978 by Arthur Blank and Bernie Marcus and they got help from banker Ken Langone and merchandising expert Pat Farrah to establish their business. It has 2200 store across the United States. They are selling 40000 different types of home improvements products. Their current employee numbers are around 3,50000 and their customer transection is near 2 billion in 2017.
Rakuten is a Japanese Ecommerce and Internet company based in Tokyo, Japan. This company founded by Hiroshi Mikitani in 1997. They got 90 million registered user in their database according to 2017 report. It made 4 billion plus revenue in 2017 with 40000 sellers. They are currently shipping product to 29 countries.
H&M group is one of the most famous fashion retail companies in the world. This company was founded in 1947 by Erling Persson in Swden. H&M Group owned several famous brands such as H&M, Monki, COS, Cheap Monday, & Other Stories, Weekday, ARKET H&M Home, and Afound. They currently operating in 70 countries around the world with 4800 stores and 171000 employee. The company profited 1.8 billion dollars in 2017 after paying tax.
Costco is an American based wholesale company which founded in 1976. They are selling different departments products such as electronics, grocery, appliance, apparel, baked good and books among them. In 2015 Costco was the second largest retailers in the world after Walmart. It became number one retailer of organic foods, choice and prime beef, rotisserie chicken and wine. Costco currently have 90 million members around the world. As of august 2018 they are operating 11 countries around the world with 789 warehouse. Costco is the world first company who grew from zero to 3 billion in 6 years.
Nixon is an American based watches, audio & accessories brand founded in 1997 in California. Their focused market is Youth and Lifestyle and this give them big opportunity to grow rapidly. The brands unique and stylish design become so much popular among youth. The brand popularity quickly grew to include distribution in specialty fashion and boutique stores such as Colette, Fred Segal, Beams Japan, Barneys New York, 10 Corso Como, Better Watch Retailers and many more. Nixon products are selling 80 countries around the world right now.
Rapha Performance Roadwear known as Rapha is most popular sportswear and Lifestyle Company based in United Kingdom. The brands main target is in Road cycling, clothing and accessories. The company founded in early 2004 by Luke Scheybeler and Simon Mottram. Their production house based in UK and Italy as of now and have office in USA. If you love Cycling then You might try Rapha product anytime.
Burberry is world renowned British based luxury fashion house headquarter located in London. This company is one of the oldest fashion company in the world founded in 1856 by Thomas Burberry. As for luxury fashion Burberry is world top company in the entire world. They are famous for its signature tartan lining pattern and trench coats. In the year of 2018 (still didn’t finished yet) they gained 2 billion GBP revenue. As you can see how big brand they are in ecommerce industry.
NET A PORTER
Net a Porter is one of the fastest growing luxury fashion design company which was founded in year 2000. Quickly after their launch they become famous for their excellent design and currently working with more than 800 world’s leading fashion & clothing brands. The brands they are working with now are Stella McCartney, Gucci, Balenciaga, Chloe, Isabel Marant, Prada, and Saint Laurent. They are shipping their product to 170 countries right now. Net a Porter is a big name in Ecommerce industry now.
BEATS BY DRE
Beats by Dre is the most popular audio production company in the world and it’s a division of Apple Inc. The company was founded by popular rapper and music producer Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, Interscope records co-founder. The most popular products of the company are Speakers & Headphones. 27 percent of all Premium Headphone market in USA control by Beats and the headphone market is 1.8 billion in USA and their net revenue was 2.3 billion in 2017.
Nasty Gal is a young women fashion design company which was founded recent time. The company started its journey in 2006 by Sophia Amoruso and shortly after its lunch the company went viral among young girls. It gain 550,0000 customers in 12 years from 60 countries. Nasty Gal was announced as “fastest growing Retailer” by INC magazine in 2012. The company reached $24 million in profit in 2011 which was 11,200% growth rate in three years.
So here is my top 20 ecommerce website list. You can easily purchase yourself or recommend others to this site without any hesitation as you know they are world famous brands and company. I tried my best to make this list as good as possible but if you think I missed any big ecom brand then please let me know in the comment section. Thanks, see you in next post ☺