RAKUTEN

Less a marketplace and more a sprawling business empire in their native Japan, Rakuten’s e-commerce offering is just one of the many service industry arenas that this far-reaching industry giant has thrived in. Founded in 1997 and recording revenue of 1,455,538 million yen in 2020, Rakuten routinely tussels with Amazon for the top spot in terms of Japan’s most successful online marketplace.

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AMAZON

With a seasoned history that’s almost as old as household internet itself, the name Amazon has long been synonmous with online shopping. Clocking up 213 million unique monthly visitors for it’s US site alone and shipping a staggering 18.5 orders per second, Amazon’s dominance over the e-commerce market continues to go from strength to strength.

Categories Include

Clothing
Footwear
Home
Toys
Hardware
Sports