Online to overtake store spending this Christmas with food deliveries predicted to soar


 

Online sales are set to forge ahead of spending in physical stores for the first time this Christmas, according to the latest data from home delivery specialist ParcelHero. UK consumers spent over £78bn on Christmas presents and food last year. But ParcelHero said that although the same amount would be spent again this year, a far bigger slice of the Christmas budget will be online. “All this means home delivery and courier services will be stretched to the maximum this […]