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This One Stat Explains Why Amazon Leads E-Tail in the Holiday Shipping Time Crunch

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A tale of two numbers tells you all you need to know about winning e-commerce in the holiday shopping wars: 3.6 and 6.3. According to a blog post penned by Rakuten Intelligence analyst Ken Cassar, Amazon ferried orders to customers in just 3.6 days from click to door for purchases made Thanksgiving week, while everyone…

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