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Sales Figures2013 web sales of the 500 largest e-retailers in Europe
Thorough Analysis201 total metrics per e-retailer: financial, operations, performance & others
Comprehensive ScopeArticles highlighting cross-border commerce
Industry Contacts856 online retailing executives