We repeat: E-commerce business is thriving; showing growth in the Canadian marketplace, especially since the week of March 16, 2020. Overall, nearly
Canadians are turning to E-commerce solutions. Given this
new pressure on their businesses, some of these categories are struggling to meet demand and are now imposing restrictions on certain products as well as longer delivery times.
Therefore, short-term strategies may be in place now, but preparing for the future is essential too.
If history is any indicator, consumers might well emerge from the health crisis not only more accustomed to shopping online and transacting via E-commerce, but will be more likely to stay there.