As stores reopen across the country, a recent study by First Insight found that the majority of consumers (54 percent) are ready to buy apparel in-store, followed by home improvement (36 percent) and footwear (32 percent).However, the purchase experience will likely look much different than it did pre-Coronavirus, as 65 percent of women said they would not feel safe trying on clothes in dressing rooms, 78 percent would not feel safe testing beauty products and 66 percent would not feel safe working with a sales associate.
Watch CEO Coaching International in a moderated discussion and Q&A session on the post-COVID future of retail, featuring Stephen Bebis, former President of Home Depot Canada and Vice President of Home Depot – America. Learn how COVID-19 has accelerated recent trends facing retailers, and how they and their suppliers should begin to prepare for the opening of stores across America and the world.
If you are a brick & mortar merchant struggling to adjust to the new realities of customer interaction due to COVID-19, you don’t want to miss this webinar! Now more than ever, your customers WANT to feel normal again, and that includes shopping with you.
From curbside pick-ups and delivery options to selling via social media, this webinar will reveal the various ways in which you can still connect with customers and make sales NOW despite your doors being closed.