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COVID-19 in the world of E-commerce

The COVID-19 global pandemic is likely the biggest "event" of 2020 and it will have implications that last well into the following years. Social distancing measures, restaurants, shops, small businesses shutting down for safety reasons are now something common for each and every one of us. This may also be the very catalyst that would drive people to shop online more and go out in brick-and-mortar stores less. A considerable uplift in eCommerce B2C shipments, can be seen,  at both local and global levels which has specifically been driven by the COVID situation and the fact that all traditional bricks and mortar stores have transitioned to online. Everyone simply has to order online without the choice of physically going to a store....

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