British Adults Favour Physical Stores

August 10th, 2014
in News, econ_news, syndication

from Felix Richter,
by Niall McCarthy

The rise of online shopping in the United Kingdom has resulted in various media organisations forecasting doom for high street retailers.

Follow up:

However, research suggests Britain is still a nation of physical shoppers - 90% of adults prefer shopping in actual stores. Some experts believe that shopping is an important social experience in the United Kingdom alongside a desire to touch and experience the product firsthand before purchasing.

This chart shows primary shopping/purchasing channels among adults in Great Britain.

Infographic: British Adults Favour Physical Stores | Statista
You will find more statistics at Statista


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