Online Shopping More Appealing as Gas Hits New Highs


One-third (33 percent) of online US adults are more likely to shop online, rather than at a store, because of high gas prices, according to a Harris Interactive study conducted for iCongo – writes MarketingCharts.

Some highlights from the study:


Consumers give various other reasons they would be more likely to shop online as opposed to a physical store:

  • 57 percent cite free shipping.
  • 55 percent cite lower prices.
  • 61 percent cite the ability to shop at any time.

[Full Story at Marketing Vox]

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