Books & eBooks: The Amazon Effect

By |August 17th, 2017|

Amazon began life in Jeff Bezos’ garage back in 1995. Initially, the company focused on selling paper-based books. Today, is the largest internet-based retailer in the world, with 136 […]

Amazon Home & Kitchen Q1 & Q2 2017 Update

By |August 10th, 2017|

Amazon is making great strides in the home and kitchen space with their Amazon Home store, which curates home and kitchen wares, furniture and appliances. The eCommerce giant’s investment in […]

Shoes: The Amazon Effect

By |August 3rd, 2017|

For a long time, shoes were one of those things people hesitated to buy online. Every brand (and sometimes even individual models) has slightly different fits, so no matter how […]

Q2 2017 Consumables Update: Sales and Growth on Amazon

By |July 26th, 2017|

In the second quarter of 2017, Amazon’s sales of consumables continued its double-digit growth. Despite the total Health & Personal Care and Grocery markets being in decline, Amazon’s sales in […]

Office Products: the Amazon Effect

By |July 24th, 2017|

In today’s digital workplace, the demand for traditional office supplies is at a standstill. Last year, the U.S. office supplies market grew by only 1% and, according to Research and […]

Amazon Prime Day 2017 Recap

By |July 20th, 2017|

By Jeff Brown, Director of Client Services, & Jacob Andra, Marketing Director, at One Click Retail

Prime Day 2017 has come and gone and, this year, it brought a few surprises […]

Amazon Effect: Apparel

By |July 10th, 2017|

The United States has the largest apparel market in the world. As apparel dollars continue to shift from brick-and-mortar stores to online channels, the outlook for physical retailers is grim. […]

Video Games: The Amazon Effect

By |June 19th, 2017|

Online entertainment is replacing all of our former past-times: Amazon Video and Netflix are replacing television, Kindle and podcasts are replacing books and radio, and spending on video games is […]

Consumer Electronics: The Amazon Effect

By |June 8th, 2017|

By looking at Amazon’s sales alone, you would never guess that the consumer electronics market had a lackluster 2016. While US consumer electronic sales decreased by 3% YoY, making 2016 […]

Amazon is Committed to Being a Top Destination for Robotic Toys

By |June 6th, 2017|

This article was originally published in the May/June 2017 edition of The Toy Book.

In 2016, gadgets were the star of the show on Fitbit and Roomba, two “intelligent” devices, […]