Pandemic E-Commerce Boost May Not Last —

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The recent boost in e-commerce sales may not last once the pandemic begins to wane and consumers feel more comfortable shopping in stores:

“’This growth is definitely going to go down next year,’ Forrester analyst Sucharita Kodali said in an interview. ‘Anybody who has any proclivity to buy online has bought online. Anything they would have needed, they purchased.’”

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