Understanding the New Competitive Landscape in a World of Significant Change.
"Competition is on for discretionary dollars, as growth of real after-tax income of middle class Canadian families has stalled"
Mobile internet, combined with cloud technology, has enabled US mobile e-commerce (m-commerce) revenue to grow from $13.6B in 2011 to $155B in 2015, and is on track to grow at an annual rate of 28%. Amazon and Walmart now both offer free shipping and same day delivery in some cities. For businesses, Amazon Supply is quietly targeting the fragmented trillion-dollar US commercial and industrial B2B wholesale and distribution market.