While online retail boomed during lockdown, it's interesting that e-sales are still soaring even though non-essential shops have reopened in much of the UK. But it seems some e-fashion activity has moved back to shops.
Another UK e-tail report on Friday showed fashion sales low, despite the overall surge in online spending. But its authors think that once fashion starts to recover post-lockdown, e-tailers could be the big winners.
UK consumers are looking forward to socialising and taking part in plenty of activities that have been banned during the lockdown and this could bode well for future fashion purchases, new figures have shown this week.
The Italian fashion industry has been hit hard by the coronavirus. But new data shows that it's beginning to recover with an 18% increase in online consumer purchases, although it’s still down overall.
The UK retail lockdown may have sent many consumers to webstores in order to buy the products they wanted, but it also sent online fashion sales spiralling downwards, exploding the myth of an online boom.
Consumers are continuing to buy luxury items during the international lockdown with online sites in Britain seeing particular interest in designer handbags and expensive sneakers, a report said on Tuesday.