Mostly, though, what’s amazing is that, in retrospect, so much of what was said and written in 1994 about online shopping was pretty much right on the money. If you look at a successful mall today versus twenty years ago, you will see a much stronger and more varied collection of tenants now than ever before, and shoppers have the internet and e-commerce to primarily thank for this more tailored collection.
The research examined four types of perceived risk that were of concern to Internet shoppers and browsers — financial, product performance, psychological, and time/convenience loss risk, the relationship between the types of risk perceived and selected demographics, and the effect of perceived risks on Internet patronage behaviors.
While retailers have taken the lead in addressing the challenges and opportunities provided by the internet, integrating the online and physical worlds to provide a number of integrated platforms to reach their customers, shopping center operators and developers are not far behind, focusing on enhancing the experiential qualities of retail environments and in bringing a variety of new venues and experiences into their centers.
And it is no longer enough to cluster all the luxury brands on one end of the center and the value brands on the other — along with the tried and true, consumers are looking for interesting, surprising shopping opportunities on both ends of the spectrum, often at the same time.
A supplementary card can be enrolled by account owner, If card has been issued as a supplementary card to an account of any company, Internet shopping can be activated by the representative of the company who has been granted a sufficient right to this end to use the account in the Internet Bank.