Day: September 1, 2017

The Boom of the Online Retail Industry

The Boom of the Online Retail Industry

Online Shopping
The Internet was conceived in the 1960s, and far exceeded its creator’s wildest dreams, and with billions of consumers doing their shopping online, we are witnessing a global revolution in consumer buying habits. In the early days, the digital highway was exclusively for information,then came secure online financial transactions, which gave the consumer added confidence. Yet it is the advances in mobile connectivity that has really made the difference, allowing the consumer to order products on the move, and with more than 2.5 billion mobile device users worldwide, the trend looks like it will continue. Household Appliances Most consumers do their research and know which make and model of fridge or washing machine they want, and with online retailers, the prices are significantly less