April 2012 Same Store Sales: eBay, Amazon, Search And Comparison Shopping Engines
By Scot Wingo:
Note: This is a monthly feature published by ChannelAdvisor highlighting the Same Store Sales [SSS] across our wide range of ~3000 retailers and ~$3b in GMV. Details on the SSS including methodology and schedule can be found in January's
Today we are releasing April 2012 data for Marketplaces (eBay/Amazon), Search and Comparison Shopping Engines [CSE] along with supplemental data.
April 2012 SSS Results
- Amazon (AMZN) - Amazon came in at a robust 52.3% y/y growth for April.
- eBay (EBAY) - eBay came in at 23.4%, showing very good signs of growth and setting a new high-water mark. Details in the eBay section below.
- CSE - Comparison Shopping Engines bounced up a bit, coming in at down 3.4%