Where have all the shops gone?

Compared with the business plan forecasts of the dot-coms, the figures are probably miserable. But even so, online shopping is taking off: Ecommerce grew 19 times faster than traditional ‘bricks and mortar’ sales in the crucial month of December, and now represents 6% of all UK retail sales, according to Office for National Statistics (ONS). How long before all the shops disappear?

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Ben Rossi

Ben was Vitesse Media's editorial director, leading content creation and editorial strategy across all Vitesse products, including its market-leading B2B and consumer magazines, websites, research and...

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