The onset of the pandemic forced the world to work differently, whether they wanted to or not. For some, that meant wearing more PPE, and for others in corporate it meant abandoning the office environment altogether. It also meant significant shifts in the way we shop, with e-commerce experiencing years of growth within a mere 365 days. However, as restrictions relax, what can shoppers and sellers alike expect?
Adexchanger’s Alison Schiff attempted to answer this very question ahead of retail’s favorite holiday (i.e., Black Friday) with experts like Acquco COO Wiley Zhang:
“Many retail stores won’t be able to restock on the merchandise once they sell out of an item they have and will risk staying out of stock on those items for much longer than usual.”