The online shopping Industry has been rapidly spreading its wings in all possible directions and it has occupied a major position the total market economy. This industry has given rise to many subsidiary industries too that includes courier and packaging companies, online fund transfer services and the like. Which means the online shopping concept as a whole has bought in a overall development of the entire nations economy and has given opportunities to a number of people both directly and indirectly.
With the advent of online shopping as the latest trend, it has also given rise to advanced technologies and add-on features that make this online experience even more comfortable and fruitful. Recently Mobile shopping has taken the market by storm. With most of the people having a smart phone, online shopping through mobile apps has become widely prevalent. This just requires the mobile user to download the App and start shopping anytime anywhere, with a lot of secure payment options like e-wallets, Internet banking, Rupay, Paytm, etc.,
It has to be accepted that the advent of to technology in the market has been a serious hindrance to some offline retail shops that has been in the market since many years. With the majority of people trending towards online shopping, these offline shops have suffered a major crunch. Nevertheless there still remain people who feel that shopping in person is the best way to purchase quality products. And yes this remains true to a certain extent. Though online shopping has taken a major place in the shopping arena, there are few purchases that people still prefer to do with their whole family in person.
India being a country of rich culture and heritage, still people go out to purchase products in person for many auspicious occasions. Online Shopping might be the trending concept, but still the underlying truth that one has to accept is that we are rooted to our traditions in many ways.