This Chart Shows How Quickly Amazon Is ‘Eating The Retail World’

  • Amazon only boasts a mere 5 percent share of total retail sales, excluding food, across the country, according to data from the U.S. Census Bureau.
  • But Amazon’s market share is going to rapidly accelerate, MKM Partners’ Rob Sanderson writes in a note to investors.
  • This, as other big names in the retail space are seeing their margins shrink as these companies try to compete with Amazon.com.

One simple chart depicts what’s taking place in retail today, as many traditional players that once boasted impressive revenue growth now report slipping sales.

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