The Online Greeting Card Sales industry is continuing to benefit from increasing consumer access to online stores, given the rise of e-commerce giants and mobile platforms. Over the five years to 2015, flexible accessibility to online retailers combined with a rise in disposable income encouraged consumers to spend on discretionary merchandise such as greeting cards, and supported industry demand. Moreover, consumer spending will be the strongest catalyst for growth in the industry over the five years to 2020. Online shopping will continue to present a quick and easy alternative to buying from catalogs and brick-and-mortar stores. Furthermore, online retailers will be continue to be supported by increasing mobile internet connections, as a growing share of consumers will possess mobile phones and tablets with reliable internet access.
This industry sells greeting cards and e-cards online. This industry includes sales from all channels that sell physical and electronic greeting cards. The industry excludes brick-and-mortar sales of greeting cards.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.