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M-commerce Market in the US 2015-2019

M-commerce Market in the US 2015-2019

About M-commerce

Mobile commerce or m-commerce, as it is widely called, is the buying or selling of goods over a mobile-enabled platform. The high adoption of this platform has enabled various retail stores to go online and adopt more effective marketing strategies.With advances in technology, there is tremendous growth in the mobile device market, which has led to high adoption of smartphones and tablets worldwide. With the proliferation of technology and handheld devices, people are increasingly inclined to use cell phones to carry out their m-commerce activities.

Technavio's analysts forecast the M-commerce market in the US to grow at a CAGR of 25.72% over the period 2014-2019.

Covered in this Report

This report covers the present scenario and growth prospects of the M-commerce market in the US for the period 2015-2019. To calculate the market size, the report considers the sales of products and services through m-commerce. The report consolidates the revenues generated by using the following mobile devices:

  • Tablet
  • Smartphone
Technavio's report, M-commerce Market in the US 2015-2019, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts. The report covers the market landscape and its growth prospects in the coming years. The report includes a discussion of the key vendors operating in this market.

Key Vendors
  • Alibaba
  • Amazon.com
  • Apple
  • Barnes & Noble
  • Costco Wholesale
  • eBay
  • Google
  • Lowe's Companies
  • MasterCard
  • PayPal
  • Sears Holdings
  • Target
  • The Home Depot
  • Visa
  • Walmart
Other Prominent Vendors
  • Best Buy
  • GameStop
  • Groupon
  • J. C. Penney
  • Kohl's
  • Kroger
  • Liberty Interactive
  • LL Bean
  • Macy's
  • Newegg
  • Walgreen
Market Driver
  • Growing Use of Mobile Devices
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Challenge
  • Privacy and Security Concerns
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Market Trend
  • High Growth in Mobile Advertising
  • For a full, detailed list, view our report
Key Questions Answered in this Report
  • What will the market size be in 2018 and what will the growth rate be?
  • What are the key market trends?
  • What is driving this market?
  • What are the challenges to market growth?
  • Who are the key vendors in this market space?
  • What are the market opportunities and threats faced by the key vendors?
  • What are the strengths and weaknesses of the key vendors?


Press Release

Technavio Announces the Publication of its Research Report – M-commerce Market in the US 2015-2019

Technavio recognizes the following companies as the key players in the m-commerce market in the US: Alibaba, Amazon.com, Apple, Barnes & Noble, Costco Wholesale, eBay, Google, Lowe's Companies, MasterCard, PayPal, Sears Holdings, Target, The Home Depot, Visa and Walmart

Other Prominent Vendors in the market are: Best Buy, GameStop, Groupon, J. C. Penney, Kohl's, Kroger, Liberty Interactive, LL Bean, Macy's, Newegg and Walgreen

Commenting on the report, an analyst from Technavio’s team said: Mobile device sales are spiking as manufacturers launch smartphones with high-end features at affordable prices. An increase in smartphone sales means more consumers are spending time on mobile devices, creating an opportunity for m-commerce. Also, many of the brick-and-mortar retailers and e-commerce vendors are opting to use the mobile platform to sell their goods and services. In addition, the increased adoption of smartphones and tablets has popularized the concept of mobile payments.

According to the report, the growing penetration of mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets is expanding the m-commerce market in the US. This increase in sales is enabling the growth of a number of mobile apps and websites, thus supporting m-commerce in the US. Mobile device sales are spiking as manufacturers launch smartphones with high-end features at affordable prices. An increase in smartphone sales means more consumers are spending time on mobile devices, creating an opportunity for m-commerce. Also, many of the brick-and-mortar retailers and e-commerce vendors are opting to use the mobile platform to sell their goods and services. In addition, the increased adoption of smartphones and tablets has popularized the concept of mobile payments.

Further, the report states that the market is facing challenges like privacy and security concerns.

Companies Mentioned

Alibaba, Amazon.com, Apple, Barnes & Noble, Costco Wholesale, eBay, Google, Lowe's Companies, MasterCard, PayPal, Sears Holdings, Target, The Home Depot, Visa, Walmart, Best Buy, GameStop, Groupon, J. C. Penney, Kohl's, Kroger, Liberty Interactive, LL Bean, Macy's, Newegg, Walgreen

  • Executive Summary
  • List of Abbreviations
  • Scope of the Report
    • Market Overview
    • Customer Segments
      • Individual Consumers
    • Base Year
    • Vendor Segmentation
    • Market Size Calculation and Segmentation
    • Product Offerings
  • Market Research Methodology
    • Market Research Process
    • Research Methodology
      • Table Market Research Methodology
  • Introduction
  • Country Profile
    • Overview
      • Economic Indicators
        • Table GDP Growth Rate 2008-2014 ($ billions)
        • Table Contribution of Sectors to US GDP 2014
        • Table GDP per Capita 2008-2014 ($)
      • Population Growth and Age Structure
        • Table Population 2008-2014 (millions)
        • Table Population by Age Structure 2013 (millions)
      • Monetary Development and Inflation
        • Table Inflation Rate 2008-2013
  • Market Description
    • M-Commerce: Introduction
      • Table M-Commerce Transaction
      • M-Commerce by Device
        • Table M-Commerce by Device
    • Advantages and Disadvantages
  • Market Landscape
    • Market Snapshot
    • Market Overview
    • Product Life Cycle of M-Commerce
    • M-Commerce Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table M-Commerce Market in US 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Five Forces Analysis
  • Segmentation of Market by Device
    • M-Commerce Market in US by Device 2014-2019
      • Table M-Commerce Market in US by Device 2014
    • M-Commerce Market in US by Device 2014-2019
      • Table M-Commerce Market in US by Device 2014-2019
    • Tablet M-Commerce Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Tablet M-Commerce Market in US 2014-2019 ($ billions)
    • Smartphone M-Commerce Market in US
      • Market Size and Forecast
        • Table Smartphone M-Commerce Market 2014-2019 ($ billions)
  • Market Attractiveness
    • Market Attractiveness by Device
      • Table Market Attractiveness by Device
  • Buying Criteria
  • Market Growth Drivers
    • Table Countries with High Disposable Income per Capita 2009-2014 ($)
    • Table Global Internet Penetration 2014
  • Drivers and their Impact
  • Market Challenges
  • Impact of Drivers and Challenges
  • Market Trends
  • Trends and their Impact
  • Vendor Landscape
    • Competitive Scenario
    • Competitive Analysis
    • Other Prominent Vendors
  • Key Vendor Analysis
    • Alibaba Group
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Service Segmentation
        • Table Alibaba Group: Service Segmentation 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Amazon.com
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Amazon.com: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Amazon.com: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ billions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Amazon.com: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Apple
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Product Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table Product Segmentation of Apple by Revenue 2013
        • Table Product Segmentation of Apple by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ billions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table Geographical Segmentation of Apple by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Barnes & Noble
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation
        • Table Barnes & Noble: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014
        • Table Barnes & Noble: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Information
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Costco
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Product Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table Product Segmentation of Costco by Revenue 2013
        • Table Product Segmentation of Costco by Revenue 2012 and 2013
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table Geographical Segmentation of Costco by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • SWOT Analysis
    • eBay
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table eBay: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table eBay: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ billions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table eBay: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Google
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Google: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Google: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ millions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Google: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Home Depot
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Product Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table Product Segmentation of Home Depot by Revenue 2013
        • Table Product Segmentation of Home Depot by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ billions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table Geographical Segmentation of Home Depot by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Information
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Lowe's
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Product Segmentation
        • Table Product Segmentation of Lowe's 2013
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table Geographical Segmentation of Lowe's by Revenue 2013
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Information
      • SWOT Analysis
    • MasterCard
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table MasterCard: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table MasterCard: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ billions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table MasterCard: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • PayPal
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Geographical Presence
        • Table PayPal: Geographical Presence
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Sears Holdings
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table Business Segmentation of Sears Holdings by Revenue 2014
        • Table Business Segmentation of Sears Holdings by Revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Information
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Target
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Product Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table Product Segmentation of Target by Revenue 2014
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue
        • Table Geographical Segmentation of Target by Revenue 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Key Information
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Visa
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Visa: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013
        • Table Visa: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2012 and 2013 ($ billions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
        • Table Visa: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2013
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
    • Walmart
      • Key Facts
      • Business Overview
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table eBay: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014
        • Table eBay: Business Segmentation by Revenue 2013 and 2014 ($ billions)
      • Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
        • Table Walmart: Geographical Segmentation by Revenue 2014
      • Business Strategy
      • Recent Developments
      • SWOT Analysis
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