Online shopping “Ding dong...” I heard the door bell ring and I quickly ran down the stairs “I’ll get it!” I yelled. I knew that my express delivery had arrived. I bought a limited edition CD of my favourite singer online a week ago. I received a delivery notice e-mail the night before and I knew that my dream CD was coming. I signed the receipt quickly and the delivery guy gave me a small parcel. The CD had been well protected by a paper box with several layers of bubble wrap. I felt so lucky to get this CD because not every store had it due to the limited quantity. I was busy preparing for my final exams and had little time to go to the CD store in person. Online shopping saved me a great amount of time compared to actually going to the store so I could concentrate more on my school work. Nowadays, with the fleet development of technology, online shopping is becoming more popular. Sellers have started to open online shopping mall for customers because of so many advantages of shopping. Global warming is one of the biggest environmental issues that humans are facing right now. With the development of scientific and technological progress, pollution is getting worse across the world. Most families go shopping by cars, online shopping has been considered as green shopping. There are a great deal of nasty toxic chemicals in the car’s exhaust that have a momentous influence on our environment. Less driving not only benefits the environment, but also saves money from gasoline. Since online shopping has been developed, driving 15 km away from home has become unnecessary. Online shopping has simplified our life.A computer and the internet access is all you need for shopping. I like online shopping, since it gives me a lot of choices. The internet connects the entire world, we can buy goods from anywhere you want. Some products are only sale in the local stores and they don’t have it in Canada. For instance, my mom had a serious headache for a long time. I did some research online and found out that “mint ice” was in relieving the symptom. It is a special mint only produced in Indonesia. Local people make it into solid crystal extract from the mint. I ordered a box of mint online and it had been shipped to my house after two weeks. The special mint worked really well for my mom and I really appreciated the development of online shopping. Furthermore, extreme bad weather happens incessantly, people don’t like to go out on a heavy snow day. Instead, they can sit in front of the computers and click the mice at any time they want. Do not need to worry about the store hours or the location. To be able to drink some hot chocolate and wait for the
reason for the success of online shopping
Thanks to the fast development of the society, the rhythm of life is accelerated progressively and rush hour changes the crowd gradually. In this case, people are less likely to spend much time on shopping in the street. However…
2.4 Potential of Online Sales
The development of e-commerce strategies usually starts by getting information from different companies on what they want to sell and how they want to sell it. In the electronic sales platform, some organization may sell their whole product range, or just a few selected items. Many organizations are seeking to realize the potential of e-commerce and to engage in the e-marketplace (Rowley J, 2000).
In order to be successful in operating an online business, there is…
Trust develops over time occur when the familiarity online antecedents by knowledge-based trust. According to McKnight, Cummings, and Chervany (1998), the development of consumer trust between parties accumulates the importance of time and an interaction history. Trust and familiarity play an important roles that familiarity is for experience based individual giving through meanwhile trust can increased understanding of current action of the store and reduce social complexity (Luhmann…
focus on for this is online shoppers, the reason for this is because there are a lot of people who do online shopping because they do not have much time in their day or it is easier for them to have items delivered to their footstep. There are people who leave for work in the morning and come home at night, by this time they are either to tired or the stores are closed for them to shop. This blog would help people be more efficient with their time when it comes to online shopping and offer them tips…
The things I would buy online is shoes and electronics because they are the most common things
I need. I like to shop online for those things and it comes much easier for me. I can never have
too many shoes or electronics and sometimes it is needed for special occasions. So many other
things I can buy online but I would prefer shoes and electronics. But you don’t necessarily have
to buy these things for yourself you can also buy them as gifts for someone else. Online shopping…
stores can be of different sizes with a common line of action, ie "buy for sale".
• Online shopping means shopping over the Internet. It is an e-commerce that makes it easy for consumers to buy directly from sellers around the world via the Internet using the web browser. It means establishing a virtual store, which provides all kinds of goods to consumers for 24 x 7, with just a click of a mobile or desktop.
• Shopping over the Internet is gaining popularity in the current decade as people find it convenient…
people’s lives change with online shopping? Is it unsafe or difficult to purchase the goods you want on a website you don’t know? Or does it ends being more expensive than going to a shop and buy the same things you want there?
Online shopping makes our lives much easier in terms of time. The only thing we have to do is going to the internet website, choose the product we want and order it. After that we just have to wait a few days and whatever we just purchased online will be in front of our door…
Online shopping can be both intimidating and frustrating to those who are new to the experience, and even to some who are experienced users. I have compared three online soccer stores, soccer. Com, World soccer shop. Com, and pro direct soccer. Com, basing them off four simple criteria. First of all presentation, second ease of navigation, thirdly compabltabiltiy across different platforms, and finally the security of the website.All are very different topics, but have a huge effect on the shopping…
2.0 Main body
2.1 Description and Comparison of Online and Offline Retail Environment of offline and online retail environment for Marks & Spencer clothing department and its competitors
Marks & Spencer has over 11% of British clothing and footwear market, the nearest competitor of the firm in the clothing retailer market is Next which has a market share of 7%, and the second competitor is Zara that controls less than one percent of the market. Even those figure showed that Marks &…
Top 3 product categories purchased online in the Netherlands (2014) (Online shopping continues to increase, n.d.)
Top 3 product categories purchased online in Canada (2014) (2014 Online Shopping for the Holidays in Canada, 2014)
Top 3 product categories online in the USA (2014) (Online Shopping Trends 2013, n.d.)
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