Stories by Antonietta Palleschi

  • The growth of online retailing at 200 per cent per year

    Revenues from online retailing are currently growing at 200 per cent a year in North America, and should surpass $US13 billion in 1998, according to a recent study. Conducted by the Toronto office of The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) and shop.org, a trade association of online retailers, The State of Online Retailing study shows that the 10 largest sites generate 50 per cent of all online retail revenues.