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Tuesday, November 22, 2016

Online Reviews Increase 35% Daily During Holiday Season

What is your opinion?  Many clothing companies really wish to know.  In advance of the busy shopping week ahead.. many fashion retailers are looking forward to consumer thoughts.

Here are a few stats regarding online reviews.

In 2015, the average shopper spent $800 during the holiday season, with 40% of shopping occurring online and 21% of shoppers using their mobile devices to make purchases. This year, US shoppers are projected to spend over $655.8 billion in November and December alone, with $117 billion in online sales. This is no doubt an important time to ensure your customer service skills are on point to retain customers and solidify their business for next year – especially as negative reviews tend to increase immediately following major shopping days.

According to data from Trustpilot, the leading online ratings and reviews community, online reviews spiked 35% daily, with 52% earning more 1 & 2 star reviews, with negative reviews not returning to normal levels until halfway through January. 

Given this, Trustpilot put together some helpful infographics and tips for retailers to maximize impact of the holiday spike:

Online businesses have a lot to gain during the holiday season, but it is critical to stay on top of customer experience during this busy time.
  • Proactively collect feedback from all customers
  • Address and resolve issues as they happen
  • Use feedback to spot trends and underlying issues
  • Improve your business.. and as a result, your revenue 

Do you own a fashion boutique, shoe store, or e-commerce clothing store?  If yes, you may want to learn about ways retailers can increase efficiency, grow revenue and future-proof their business during this holiday season.  Surveys and market research may be the way to go.

Take a moment to learn about TrustPilot and see what the online review community can do for your business.

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Fashion blogs typically cover various aspects of clothing, footwear and personal style. Ours is exactly what one would expect from a leading international resource and more.

Designer brands: If you are researching the newest emerging indie designers or the most popular international designer brands, you will find articles and enlightening reviews on the subject. Fashionistas will find what appears to be an endless stream of designer options.

Shopping: You can find consumer tips on issues such as how clothes should fit, where to find sample sales, and other information to help consumers research apparel and where to make purchases. We also discuss clothes, fabric, and color trends that offer assistance to shoppers.

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Essentially, we cover most of the topics you would find in an industry journal as well as other topics that you would discover in a typical fashion magazine.

Fashion is a multi-billion-dollar industry that has considerable impact on the way ordinary people dress and present themselves. Fashion is trend-driven and our fashion blog by Apparel Search provides a riveting way to follow and oversee these fast-paced trends. The blogoshepere has tons of style sites for your review. We thank you for taking the time to view ours.

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