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55% of households are expected to own smart speaker devices by 2022.  (OC&C Strategy Consultants)

Voice is expected to be a $40 billion channel by 2022.  (OC&C Strategy Consultants)

61% of 25-64 year olds say they’ll use their voice devices more in the future.  (PwC)

51% of those who shop via voice use it to research products.  (Narvar)

11.5% of smart speaker owners make purchases by voice monthly. (Voicebot)

Up to 43% of voice-enabled device owners use their device to shop. (Narvar)

Half of all online searches will be voice searches by 2020.  (ComScore)

51% of consumers use voice search to research restaurants.  (BrightLocal)

28% of consumers go on to call the business they voice searched for. (BrightLocal)

52% of smart speaker owners are interested in receiving information about deals, sales, and promotions from brands. (Google)

Callers convert 30% faster than web leads. (Forrester)

Voice shopping markets are predicted to grow from $2 billion today to a massive $40 billion by 2022. (USA Today)


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