A new report from Advantage details the dramatic shifts in shopper behavior caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Among the key takeaways in “COVID-19 CPG Industry Update,” published by the Advantage Sales Analytics, Insights & Intelligence (Ai2) team, are:
- For the week ending March 15, 2020, 59% of consumers said COVID-19 had impacted their shopping behavior, up from 33% the week prior.
- Nearly 30% of shoppers are replacing in-store trips with online shopping.
- Shopping is becoming much more targeted, with more shopping happening at club, food, mass and dollar stores.
“COVID-19 CPG Industry Update” also includes insights into how COVID-19 is impacting individual retail channels and key retailers.