From Business Insider:
This year will mark a major milestone for tablets and their influence on Internet retailers. We believe tablets will draw even with smartphones, and account for 50% of the total value of U.S. retail sales made over mobile devices.
How is it that tablets are beginning to overtake the smartphone for retail, despite the fact that there are fewer tablets than smartphones in consumer hands? It turns out tablets are perfect devices for “lean-back,” or power shopping sessions.
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Average order values, retail traffic, and conversion rates are higher on tablets, helping them punch above their weight class.
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Mobile now accounts for 59% of time spent on e-commerce.
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