Online Grocery Sales in the US: Market Research Report

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Online Grocery Sales Market Research Report | Online Retail | Online Food & Beverage Sales | Dec 2013

Fresh ingredients: Declining unemployment and increasing broadband connections will grow revenue

IBISWorld’s Online Grocery Sales market research report provides the latest industry statistics and industry trends, allowing you to identify the products and customers driving revenue growth and profitability. The industry report identifies the leading companies and offers strategic industry analysis of the key factors influencing the market.

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Market Share of Companies
Fresh Direct Fresh Direct market share
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Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 08-13
Annual Growth 13-18
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

Americans' increasing adoption of, and reliance on, the internet as a source for shopping has supported the Online Grocery Sales industry's growth for the past decade. While revenue fell during the recession, overall performance was not severely marred over the period. Moreover, although external competition from traditional brick-and-mortar grocery stores will remain a consistent threat, declining unemployment and increased internet usage will grow revenue.... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter

Food items

The most popular grocery products are fruits and vegetables (fresh and frozen), dairy items and beverages (including alcohol). Other food items include bakery products, snack foods, canned foods, pasta, condiments, deli and breakfast food. Grocery products, such as boxed food items, canned foods, pasta, rice and beans, condiments and dressings that have long shelf-lives are increasing in popularity. Also popular are fresh and frozen meat products, which include poultry, fish and deli items. Also popular are fresh and frozen meat products, which include poultry, fish and deli items. Fresh and frozen meat is one of the largest categories of products that a retailer has to offer, and it is also the most essential for consumers who prepare their meals at home... purchase to read more


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What is the Online Grocery Sales Industry?

Operators in this industry sell grocery items through online channels. The industry comprises companies that are based online, and those that have both a physical presence and also sell food products on the internet.

Industry Products
Meat, fish, poultry and other deli itemsFruits and vegetablesDairy productsBeverages (including alcohol)Frozen foodsDelivery chargesOther nonfood itemsOther food items
Industry Activities
Selling canned goodsSelling dry goodsSelling frozen goodsSelling produce

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