Tag Archives: online shopping

Retail is not dead….not everywhere

Gloom and doom.  That’s what we’ve been hearing for several years now about the future of retail.  But retail is not dead.  It’s changing, it’s evolving, but it certainly does not have one foot in the grave. Yes, almost 10,000 stores shut their doors in 2019 alone.  CNN Business states that although online shopping is […]

Are you shopping at the mall this holiday season?

In the past, a trip to the mall was “de rigueur” for anyone doing their holiday shopping.  But these days, more and more of us (more than 191 million of us in the USA according to this infographic) are sitting in our own home, comfortably lounging in our pajamas, and e-shopping.   No lines, no […]

The convenience of online shopping with instant gratification!

My students in a graduate marketing class at University of Phoenix recently discussed how online shopping could more closely mimic shopping in-store.  One thing we all agreed on was that one major benefit of in-store shopping is the ability to get your item immediately. I could NOT believe it when I read this article this week about […]