November 25, 2016
Ingenico ePayments global data anticipates a Black Friday rise in UK ecommerce spending, while US shoppers migrate to Cyber Monday
The UK is set for higher online Black Friday retail spending growth than the US, according to new data from Ingenico ePayments, the online and mobile division of Ingenico Group.
Ingenico ePayments’ global analysis of online retail growth from last year reveals that the estimated total amount spent online in the UK rose by 273% on Black Friday, compared to the average Friday. Enthusiasm in the United States was markedly low in comparison, with online spending only 137% higher than the average Friday that year. Overall, the UK now spends more online per capita than the US, according to the