The Christmas season is now in full swing! Many people are spending time online, looking and buying gifts for themselves, their family and friends. Since the main purpose of Christmas is giving and spending time with your love ones. In holiday retail survey, 59% of customers claimed they do Christmas shopping online. That was 2019. How about 2020? When no one could go shopping anytime they want to because of the pandemic. Unfortunately, many people would shop online instead of shopping gifts outside and the world of e- commerce needs to be ready.
The challenges brought on by corona virus pandemic have upended the retail industry, forcing stores and malls temporary shut. It has instilled new behaviors in consumers who are spending more time and money online – a trend that could become permanent. Some data reveals that online purchases increased in the last few months and surprisingly increases when Christmas season is near. Additionally, online purchases increases for every category, consisting of luxury and beauty products, pharmacy, sports and outdoors apparel.
Retailers expects 85% increase in online sales this Christmas. It’s not too late to get your business ready for this holiday rush. Contact us and we’ll help you along the way.