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Brick-and-Mortar vs e-Commerce

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Brick-and-Mortar vs e-Commerce

Brick-and-mortar and e-Commerce companies are fighting tooth and nail for consumers’ attention and dollars. Whilst the majority of all retail sales still take place in retail stores, e-Commerce sales are rapidly rising. There are a number of fundamental differences between traditional retail shopping and new online (e-Commerce) shopping, with the most significant being the end distribution. e-Commerce companies provide easily accessible information about their product, often better than their retail competitors. Whilst the retail experience allows customers to touch and feel products, and prospective customers can seek active assistance from sales assistants, the best e-Commerce stores provide more product information...

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