Online Buying: E-retailers Stand 10 Million Strong

About two-thirds of people who use the Internet have also made online purchases. Over 10 million online retailers are projected to sell $249 billion in 2014. Clothing accounts for the biggest part of that, at 16 percent. Those are some of the revealing factoids highlighted on a website for online shoppers., which offers consumer news and scam alerts, has compiled data from several sources to create a compelling informational graphic released Sept. 12 that paints a clear picture of the state of electronic retailing. A sample from that post is below, showing the product market breakdown for the top six categories. The entire infographic can be viewed at SiteJabber.