French on-line retail gross sales might prime 100 billion euro in 2019


PARIS (Information) – French consumers are on the right track to spend over 100 billion euros on on-line in 2019, an increase of at the very least eight% on final yr, as they splurge some 20 billion euros on net purchases over the Christmas interval, France’s Fevad e-commerce federation stated.

French shoppers spent 18.three billion euros ($20.24 billion)on-line throughout the festive season in 2018, which additionally encompasses Black Friday gross sales, in keeping with Fevad.

Amazon’s push into France has put stress on conventional retailers comparable to supermaket group Carrefour to step up their on-line methods, spurring progress within the sector. France is likely one of the leaders in Europe for on-line grocery purchasing.

Reporting by Sarah White; modifying by Richard Lough