THE GROWTH OF ONLINE SHOPPING HAS GREATLY IMPROVED LIFE FOR THE CONSUMER
Especially in these difficult times, online shopping has increased dramatically. Have you experienced the comfort of shopping from your couch after a hard-working day?, probably yes. The COVID-19 pandemic has forever changed online shopping behaviours, Do it really make our lives better?.
The greatest benefit is that it allows us to don’t have to go out of our homes -an interesting idea in a confined Word-. In addition, most of the bargains and special offers are online, what is more, if you are engaged working long-hours you never find the moment to go shopping.
However, there are strong arguments to suggest that what appears to be a great improvement can also have downsides. One of the drawbacks is the impact in our carbon footprint.
On the whole, the increase of online shopping in our population has a directly impact in our Planet, raising the amount of global emissions and damaging seriously our enviroment