Online retail 2016 wasn’t painting a rosy picture till the recently concluded festive sales season. In the absence of discounts, customers seemed to be shopping less online and many sellers were suffering major setbacks.
The lull in the online shopping scenario made this year’s festive sales events a much-awaited period. Although they had to keep a check on discounts this year, the marketplace biggies like Flipkart, Snapdeal and Amazon left no stone unturned to ensure customers were dazzled with the deals and offers being rolled out. Media ads were back and everyone claimed skyrocketing sales.
Here’s an infographic compiled by Shop Pirate Coupons on some trends that emerged and were witnessed.
After dwindling with her family business, into travel and hospitality, for more than 3 years, Pooja Vishant found her true love in writing. Happy-go-lucky and cheerful, she loves pink; so pink is the way to go if you want to get into her good books. The Associate Editor keeps track of even a leaf that has moved in the ecommerce world!