How some small businesses are turning a negative into a positive
Without doubt, we are living in unprecedented times. Here at QuickBooks Commerce, we want to provide our customers with as much information as possible. As the more informed you are, the more prepared you will be, and the better your decisions you be.
We have been looking at trends. And have found some interesting nuggets.
For instance, when it comes to managing COVID-19, different countries are on different trajectories. Could this be an opportunity to upweight to other regions, say from the US to Singapore?
More and more people are staying in and working from home. This is leading to an increase in time spent online. How can you use this to your advantage? One way could be to offer gift cards or special prices for pre-orders, especially if you are facing short- term challenges with your supply chain.
We took a look at the aggregated orders across some of our key merchant categories. And along the way, we compiled some useful links. So let’s dive in.
Latest trends from the world of fashion
Whilst weekly orders are down from February, there has been limited impact in the past three weeks. In fact, week on week, there has even been some growth in the past seven days.