5 Online Shopping Predictions You Should Watch Out for in 2021
Wow, what a year for e-commerce in 2020! The Covid-19 pandemic has accelerated online shopping and forever changed the way we buy. So, what is in store for the coming year? Well, if you want to keep up with the trends, here are 5 E-Commerce Predictions for 2021 to keep an eye on.
How the Mailbox is Evolving into the Lockable Package Box
Mailbox design and placement have changed over the years to meet the needs of the times. With the recent surge in e-commerce, the mailbox of the past is now outdated for a lot of people who are unable to conveniently store and secure many of their delivered packages. This has given rise to the Lockable Package Box.
Did You Know More Packages Will be Stolen This Holiday Season Than Ever Before?
Online sales will hit record highs this holiday season--this also mean package theft will be on the rise. Check out the startling stats on shopping growth and porch piracy. And, see what the Twittersphere has to say about it.
Secure Package Delivery Boxes Are The Next Big Thing In Home Security
People increasingly order anything from clothes to groceries to digital devices online and have them sent directly to their homes. This has led to a new trend in home security--the Secure Package Delivery Box, which ensures packages and fresh goods are safe from theft, protected from weather, and even insulated from spoilage.
5 Disturbing Videos of Porch Pirates that Will Make You Want to Secure Your Packages this Holiday
A startling 1.7 million packages are stolen or go missing every day in the United States, according to the New York Times. A lot of these disappearing deliveries can be blamed on porch pirates, the criminals who steal your boxes, bags and envelopes from your front door.
This Is How Online Shoppers Are Securing Their Package Deliveries This Holiday Season
Almost 60 million packages will be delivered per day during the Holidays as people order presents for friends and family. Here are some ways shoppers are protecting their packages from foes.
Get Ready for the Holiday Shopping Season with the Gift that Keeps on Giving
Experts predict a 27% increase in consumer package deliveries during the holiday season, compared to 2019. What steps can consumers take to ensure they receive their packages, as deliveries become more unpredictable, and possibly more expensive?
“Human-Free” Shopping is Here to Stay - How Can Small Businesses Adapt?
Contactless ordering and curbside pickup aren’t just pandemic fads. In fact, 87% of consumers want businesses to continue to offer options that limit the need for in-person visits, even after it’s safe to do so. As big companies continue to invest in “human-free” purchasing channels, how can small businesses compete?
Meal-Kit Mania: Restaurants Get into the Home-Cooking Game
60% of US consumers still don’t feel comfortable eating out at restaurants, according to recent Harris Poll data. To fill that gap, many restaurants have started selling cook-at-home meal kits, to bring the dine-out experience right to our doors. But, while these restaurant meal kits are a great way to spice up our daily dinner routine, they also invite surprising food safety risks. Here’s how to take advantage of this trend safely.