Why retailers want you to 'click and collect'.
Retailers are starting to realise the benefit of combining online and in-store shopping. And by encouraging you to click first and collect later, these businesses are saving on a number of costs.
Buy online pick up in store orders have increased 248% for the week May 25-31 compared with its pre-pandemic benchmark week, Feb. 24-March 1, according to Signifyd data. For May 25-31, BOPIS was 3% of ecommerce orders, compared with 2% pre-pandemic.
Increasingly, consumers who order online are opting to avoid shipping charges by retrieving their purchase at a convenient, nearby store and getting their items in hand the same day. With the uptick in consumers opting to order online but pick up at brick-and-mortar retail stores came renewed opportunity to engage customers and drive loyalty.
Retailers will use buy online, pick up in store to make back-to-school shopping convenient. But here's how they can improve the service.
Buy-online-pick-up-in-store (BOPS) options can materially reduce shipping costs. Data suggests 68% of consumers have picked up online orders in stores. Don’t expect the trend toward faster shipping to abate as 61% of consumers polled by Afflink want their shipments delivered within three hours.
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