Business Insider’s ‘The Future of Retail 2018: Delivery and Fulfilment’ is well worth a read if you’re wanting a quick overview of current delivery trends in the US market. Our favourite five insights:
Ecommerce is growing nearly five times faster than in-store commerce in the US
Over half of all US shoppers and 64% of millenials are interested in exploring alternative delivery locations and methods
Free shipping would convince 79% of US consumers to shop online more often
A huge 80% of US retailers see omnichannel fulfilment offerings as a major opportunity to increase profitability
One third of US retailers are now using crowdsourced delivery services to create cheaper and faster ways of delivering goods and especially to meet last last-mile fulfilment
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