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The State of EC Force in 2024

Updated May 17 2024

In this report, we'll cover the following essential statistics on EC Force usage.

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EC Force Growth

At present, there are 663 live stores running on the EC Force platform.

Here is the historical growth of stores running EC Force.

Quarter
Active Stores
2024 Q2 (to date)
663
Active Stores by Quarter

Note: the store counts displayed in this section are based on actual historical store counts.

It's hard to know exactly when a EC Force store was first created but we use a heuristic that includes historical DNS data which provides a reasonable approximation.

Social Media Usage On EC Force Stores

Ecommerce brands use social media sites to engage with millions of consumers. Instagram and Facebook are the dominant social media sites for ecommerce stores, by far, with Twitter, Pinterest and YouTube also having notable usage.

  • Instagram is used by 50.2% of EC Force stores.
  • Twitter is used by 25.6% of EC Force stores.
  • Facebook is used by 14.8% of EC Force stores.
Type
Stores
Instagram
333
Twitter
170
Facebook
98
YouTube
30
Tiktok
17
LinkedIn
8
Facebook Group
1
Pinterest
1

Contact Information On EC Force Stores

Email remains an extremely popular communication channel for merchants. Many merchants also provide a phone number so that their customers can reach them instantly.

  • 36% of EC Force stores have an email on their website
  • 24% of EC Force stores provide a phone number on their website
Type
Stores
Email
239
Phone
156

Top Categories For EC Force Stores

Here is the breakdown of industry verticals for stores on EC Force.

  • 3.3% of EC Force stores sell Beauty & Fitness products.
  • 1.1% of EC Force stores sell Health products.
  • 0.6% of EC Force stores sell Apparel products.

Top Countries For EC Force Stores

Here are the top countries for stores using EC Force.

  • 54.1% of EC Force stores are in Japan
  • 1.1% of EC Force stores are in Ecuador
  • 0.2% of EC Force stores are in Montenegro
Country
Stores
359

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Number Of Employees For EC Force Stores

Here is the breakdown of EC Force stores by the number of employees.

  • 98.0% of EC Force stores have Unknown employees.
  • 0.6% of EC Force stores have 1 - 9 employees.
  • 0.6% of EC Force stores have 50 - 99 employees.
Employees
Stores
Unknown
650
1 - 9
4
10 - 24
2
25 - 49
2
50 - 99
4
100 - 249
1

Number Of Products Sold For EC Force Stores

Here is the breakdown of EC Force stores by the number of products that they sell.

  • 43.6% of EC Force stores sell 1 - 9 different products.
  • 13.9% of EC Force stores sell 10 - 24 different products.
  • 9.7% of EC Force stores sell 25 - 49 different products.
Products Sold
Stores
1 - 9
289
10 - 24
92
25 - 49
64
50 - 99
9
100 - 249
41
250 - 999
20
1000 - 4999
3
5000 - 9999
2
100000 - 249999
1
250000+
1

Top Technologies on EC Force Stores

We're tracking 55 different technologies that have 5,703 collective installs on EC Force stores.

  • New Relic is used by 99.5% of EC Force stores.
  • Cloudfront CDN is used by 99.4% of EC Force stores.
  • reCAPTCHA is used by 97.9% of EC Force stores.

Here are the top 10 third-party technologies, ordered by number of installs, across all EC Force stores.

Top Shipping Carriers Used By EC Force Stores

  • Yamato Transport is used by 41.2% of EC Force stores.
  • Sagawa Express is used by 2.7% of EC Force stores.
  • Japan Post is used by 1.2% of EC Force stores.

Here are the top 4 shipping carriers across all EC Force stores.

Shipping Carrier
Stores
Yamato Transport
273
Sagawa Express
18
Japan Post
8
USPS
1

EC Force Store Top-level Domain Distribution

Here is the top-level domain distribution for EC Force stores.

  • 40.7% of EC Force stores have a .jp domain.
  • 35.0% of EC Force stores have a .com domain.
  • 9.7% of EC Force stores have a .co.jp domain.
Top-level Domain
Stores
.jp
270
.com
232
.co.jp
64
.shop
34
.net
23
.tokyo
6
.store
4
.site
3
.online
3
.style
2

Top EC Force Stores

Here are the top stores, powered by EC Force, ordered by store rank.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
���るジェル�イル�セルフ�イル��HOMEI公�通販サイト】
54,325
2018/07/06
MEDIHEAL公式オンラインストア
64,761
2021/05/14
lululun.com
71,304
2018/02/23
キューサイ(株)
78,082
2017/04/28
ethicame
83,886
2019/04/05

New EC Force Stores

Here are the 0 highest-ranked stores added most recently.

Name
Domain
Rank
Created
MEDICAT
3,073,153
2024/05/17
Brighte(ブライト)
3,088,618
2024/05/17
herbacie
3,266,191
2024/05/17
Double.S
6,623,680
2024/05/17
APTME(アプトミ)
7,418,953
2024/05/17

Stores Switching to EC Force From Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, EC Force has taken 517 merchants from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Platform
Stores
1

Here are the top stores that have switched to EC Force from competitive ecommerce platforms.

Name
Domain
Rank
Last Platform
Changed
���るジェル�イル�セルフ�イル��HOMEI公�通販サイト】
54,325
Custom Cart
2024/04/09
MEDIHEAL公式オンラインストア
64,761
Custom Cart
2024/04/15
キューサイ(株)
78,082
Custom Cart
2024/04/09
【公式】SOLIA SHOP|アロベビー/ハレナ/メルス/シンスボーテ/アンビーク
136,288
Custom Cart
2024/04/10
KINS
146,818
Custom Cart
2024/04/09

Stores Switching from EC Force To Other Platforms

Over the last 90 days, EC Force has lost 2 merchants to competitive platforms.

Platform
Stores

Here are the top EC Force stores that have recently changed to a competitive platform.

Name
Domain
Rank
New Platform
Changed
mog-ppa.com
2,914,802
Custom Cart
2024/04/29
Default Title
3,922,978
Custom Cart
2024/04/29

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