Mexicans Adopt Online Shopping as Their New NormalBy MBN Staff | Thu, 06/25/2020 - 11:36
The pandemic forced people to change their daily routines and habits. Some, like the use of e-commerce as the main source of consumption, are here to stay. According to a Bridge Research study, 35 percent of Mexicans increased the time they spend shopping online since lockdowns began.
"The advantages of online shopping that several have discovered and some habits that have been acquired in these months, will remain part of the new normal. The study highlights that 56 percent of respondents are satisfied with the ease of online purchase of food, drinks and cleaning products, while 52 percent are satisfied with the ease of online purchase of various products such as clothing, books and household appliances,” said Adriana Peón, Industry Lead for Facebook México in a statement.
But this crisis meant a turning point for many companies, which had to accelerate their e-commerce strategies to stay in the market. At the same time, many questions arise and companies are still looking at what is the best method to approach customers, retain them and even what is the best marketplace to sell their products or services.
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