Sales from mobile apps !
Yes, you read right. Increase in smartphone and mobile internet users has translated into increase in mobile transactions in the last one year. While mobile-based transactions accounted to hardly 5% last year, it has risen to as high as 50% since.
Recent trends indicate digital commerce customers from mobile phones to rise exponentially this year. Mobile seems to be the next biggest potential platform for online selling.
- Flipkart expects contribution from mobile sales to increase from 20% to 50% by the end of this year.
- Myntra’s mobile sales were responsible for 80% of its growth in the first quarter of this year.
- Snapdeal’s mobile sales showed an increase of 45% in just three months this year.
Indian Online Sellers take note of mobile sales
Indian consumers are past the warming up stage in terms of mobile transactions, as indicated by the increase in mobile sales. This means people can make purchases even when they are on the move. As an online seller, you can join in the wave of this new digital commerce by selling on marketplaces like Flipkart, Myntra and Snapdeal which have already recognized the significance of it for expansion and growth.