Instant e-commerce will disrupt retail. Internet companies like Amazon & EBay have driven online retail sales. Many online retailers now deliver 2-3 days standard across the United States.
In the near future companies like Amazon will set up local distribution in order to deliver your order featuring same day delivery. It’s no doubt that Amazon will ultimately gain market share from traditional retailers.
Expiring tax loopholes from online orders made from out of state retailers will soon be a thing of the past. Will traditional retailers be able to adapt to new customer trends?
Online sales disrupted traditional brick and mortar retailers like Borders, Barnes & Noble, music stores and other local merchants. Customers have long been trading experience for the low price, low service made famous by stores like Wal-Mart and Target.
E-Commerce companies will shift to the new digital experience, which includes better educating buyers about their products, and ensuring they obtain the best pricing delivered immediately. Get ready for Instant e-commerce and new disruptive technologies.
Emerging technology disrupting retail-
- Smart phone in-store comparison-shopping
- Mobile payment adoption
- Social media driven e-commerce
- Online e-commerce use tax laws