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Oct 27, 2020, 09:46 ET Household and pet care online sales to increase by $56.4bn globally by 2025, with Amazon set to lead growth ahead of the pet specialists

Ecommerce sales in the household and pet care category are expected to increase by $56.4bn globally by 2025. Amazon is set to lead the growth in this ...


Jun 19, 2020, 12:45 ET COVID-19 to add £5.3bn to UK ecommerce in 2020

The surge in online shopping caused by the COVID-19 pandemic is expected to add £5.3bn to UK ecommerce sales this year to make a total of £78.9bn....


Apr 02, 2020, 08:05 ET Edge by Ascential Launches Market Share 2.0

Edge by Ascential, the data, insight and advisory solution, today announces their new product for brands on Amazon, Market Share 2.0. This new...


Mar 12, 2020, 04:00 ET Ascential Acquires Yimian Data as part of Edge by Ascential, Delivering Leading Innovative Digital Commerce Solutions Worldwide

Ascential, the specialist global information company, has acquired Yimian Data (renamed 'Yimian by Ascential' after the acquisition, hereafter...


Jan 07, 2020, 09:00 ET Ecommerce to Transform Retail Landscape Quicker than Previously Expected

Shifts in consumer power and preference around efficiency and speed are converging rapidly with technological, economic, industrial and societal...


Oct 17, 2019, 07:30 ET Discount, Convenience Stores to Grow Fastest in U.S., Reflecting Consumer Focus on Price, Speed

Discount and convenience stores in the U.S. are projected to grow faster than all other offline retail channels over the next five years, reflecting...


Sep 03, 2019, 08:45 ET Expanding fulfillment options, online assortment will drive significant growth of online edible grocery sales worldwide

Store-based sales will continue to account for the majority of worldwide edible grocery sales over the next five years, but online sales are poised...


Jul 22, 2019, 10:32 ET Edge by Ascential enters strategic partnership with Jumpshot to extend its Digital Shelf and Market Share products

Edge by Ascential, the data, insight and advisory solution that gives brands and retailers the edge they need to win in ecommerce-driven retail,...


May 21, 2019, 09:41 ET Rise in pet humanization trend drives global sales in premium pet care products

People's growing affinity with their pets is driving demand for premium pet care products, with Asia-Pacific as the fastest growing market for...


Apr 23, 2019, 10:00 ET Edge by Ascential™ Expands Ecommerce Features to Optimize Digital Shelf Performance

Edge by Ascential, a leading provider of accurate and actionable sales-driving data, insights and advisory solutions for global brands and retailers, ...


Mar 26, 2019, 08:30 ET Most Faucet Brands Fail to Optimize Online Sales, Report Finds

Edge by Ascential, a leading provider of accurate and actionable sales-driving data, insights and advisory solutions for global brands and retailers, ...


Mar 14, 2019, 08:30 ET Thomas Schutz Joins Edge by Ascential™ as SVP of Revenue

Edge by Ascential, a global leader in ecommerce-driven retail data, insights and advisory solutions for global brands and retailers, today announced...


Mar 11, 2019, 08:00 ET Edge by Ascential™ Introduces Exclusive Ecommerce Hackathon Series for Ecommerce and Omnichannel Business Leaders

Edge by Ascential™, a leading provider of accurate and actionable ecommerce data, insights and advisory solutions for global brands and retailers,...


Mar 01, 2019, 08:30 ET Edge by Ascential™ to Share Exclusive Retail Insights at Shoptalk 2019

Edge by Ascential, which provides some of the world's most accurate and actionable ecommerce data and insights to the top global brands and...


Feb 20, 2019, 08:30 ET New Research Finds Pet Food sales on Amazon Reached an Estimated $1B in 2018, up 20% YoY

According to online sales measurement from Edge by Ascential, Pet Food sales on Amazon.com reached an estimated $1B in sales in 2018, up 20% compared ...


Feb 19, 2019, 10:00 ET Edge by Ascential™ Announces Executive Education Certificate Program for Ecommerce Leaders

Edge by Ascential, a leading provider of accurate and actionable ecommerce data, insights and advisory solutions for global brands and retailers,...


Feb 07, 2019, 12:47 ET Amazon.com Small Kitchen Appliances Jump 30% in 2018, Report Finds

Edge by Ascential, a leading provider of accurate and actionable ecommerce data, insights and advisory solutions for global brands and retailers,...


Jan 24, 2019, 11:05 ET Amazon's Private Label Presto! Paper Towels Increases its Share 80 Times in 2018

According to online sales and brand measurement calculations from Edge by Ascential's Market Share solution, Paper Towel sales on Amazon reached an...


Jan 10, 2019, 10:36 ET Amazon to Expand Health and Grocery Sectors, Strategic Acquisitions and Monetization of Alexa and Go Beginning in 2019, Predicts Ecommerce Experts

Edge by Ascential, a leading provider of highly accurate and actionable ecommerce data, insights and advisory solutions for global brands and...


Jan 04, 2019, 06:00 ET Edge by Ascential™ to Offer Amazon Consulting, Expert Panel and Floor Tour at CES

Edge by Ascential, a leading provider of accurate and actionable ecommerce data, insights and advisory solutions, has announced their attendance at...


Dec 20, 2018, 10:00 ET Top Selling Categories on Amazon.com During Cyber Week Bring in more than $840M in Estimated Sales, Report Finds

Edge by Ascential, a leading provider of accurate and actionable ecommerce data, insights and advisory solution for global brands and retailers, has...


Dec 17, 2018, 10:34 ET Amazon.com Toy Sales Jump 30% YoY in Q3 2018, Report Finds

Edge by Ascential, a leading provider of accurate and actionable ecommerce data, insights and advisory solution for global brands and retailers,...


Dec 07, 2018, 08:00 ET Maybelline Top Selling Cosmetics Brand on Amazon for Second Year in a Row, With 10% YoY Growth

According to online sales measurement from Edge by Ascential's Market Share solution (formerly One Click Retail), Mass Cosmetics sales on Amazon has...


Dec 06, 2018, 06:00 ET Edge by Ascential Launches new Retail Insight Platform for Global Brand Manufacturers and Retailers With Next-Gen Retailer and Market Data Tool

Edge by Ascential, the industry's most accurate and actionable sales-driven data, insights and advisory solution for global brands and retailers, has ...


Nov 28, 2018, 13:30 ET Q3 2018 Estimated Sales of Health & Personal Care on Amazon Reach $1.7B in the US and £82M in the UK, According to Reports

Edge Market Share (formerly One Click Retail) has published their Q3 2018 Health & Personal Care reports on Amazon.com and Amazon.co.uk. According to ...