The whole world is facing a severe health crisis, as the COVID-19 (coronavirus) spreads globally. Workers have been asked to work from home, cities have been placed under lockdown and schools have been shut down, people have also begun avoiding public, crowded places.
You’re probably wondering how all these changes affect online sales, how online brands can continue their operations, and how you should prepare.
According to a new survey from YouGov, most of the internet users said they avoided crowded public places in the past two weeks.
Base on the finalize chart we know that, consumers are trying to avoid shopping centers and grocery stores, we can expect growth in online shopping.
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Small business owners are facing a new truth – the world has moved online. These days, consumers are no longer limited to sitting at desktop computers in order to do research or send emails. Consumers will shift towards online purchasing, to avoid public places. Services such as home delivery and brands like Amazon will flourish. And the online divisions of major retailers will become major beneficiaries.