Author Topic: Online shopping overtakes major part of retail for first time ever  (Read 864 times)

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"The total market share of sales done with 'non-store' retailers, or online, was higher than general merchandise, including department stores sales, in February."


https://www.cnbc.com/2019/04/02/online-shopping-officially-overtakes-brick-and-mortar-retail-for-the-first-time-ever.html

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Re: Online shopping overtakes major part of retail for first time ever
« Reply #1 on: July 22, 2019, 05:41:48 AM »
"The total market share of sales done with 'non-store' retailers, or online, was higher than general merchandise, including department stores sales, in February."


https://www.cnbc.com/2019/04/02/online-shopping-officially-overtakes-brick-and-mortar-retail-for-the-first-time-ever.html

This is really a great shift from the brick and mortar commerce.. I am not sure though how this is going to affect small online stores... amazon gets the gigantic pie.. and I cannot see a light in the tunnel for parity.
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Re: Online shopping overtakes major part of retail for first time ever
« Reply #2 on: July 22, 2019, 05:55:26 PM »
Welcome shoptech!

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Re: Online shopping overtakes major part of retail for first time ever
« Reply #3 on: July 23, 2019, 12:33:11 PM »
YA
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