Swedish Online Sales Grow by 18 % in Q2 2016
According to CEP-Research "Swedish e-retail sales grew by 18% during the second quarter of 2016, while the growth forecast of 16% for the whole year is being maintained with sales to exceed SEK 58 billion (€6.07 billion)". This is based on a report carried out by e-commerce association Svensk Digital Handel and HUI Research, conducted in cooperation with PostNord.
The Boom in E-Commerce
The report goes on to say that "the largest growth drivers during the second quarter of this year turned out to be the construction trade and food sector (supermarkets) with growth rates of 38% and 37% respectively. Other product categories with strong sales in Q2 2016 were clothing and footwear (+36%), sports and leisure (+29%) and media products (+27%)."
Momentum in the Parcel Delivery Market
This boom in e-commerce is generating sweeping changes in the parcel market. Volumes are increasing, consumers are getting more and more demanding and logistics are becoming more complex. This is where Neopost comes in. Our expertise in managing parcel logistics with dispatch, tracking and reporting solutions facilitates parcel management and serves the needs of both shippers and carriers.
Six Reasons to go Digital with E-signatures
For many businesses, digital processes end at the point where documents require signatures. Enabling customers and suppliers to sign documents digitally cuts costs and speeds up processes, freeing up staff to get on with the job of generating revenue and growing the business.