Select Page

Statistics issued by Amazon illustrated the shift in Christmas shopping habits. It claimed to have shipped more than 1bn items worldwide through it’s Prime membership club, and said 72% of all customers placed their orders on mobile phones.

– from Wecome to the High Street 2017 by Oliver Shah & Tommy Stubbington in The Sunday Times [01.01.17 p5 Business section]

If you drill right down into the stats in small to mid-sized towns like Ballymena, I wonder how we will reflect on Christmas 2016.