How the Pandemic Year Has Permanently Changed the Way We Shop

What we consider necessary has changed

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More than a year into the pandemic, self-care is no longer just for Sundays.

Lockdowns and quarantines have led many to trade in matte foundations for liquid exfoliators and curling irons for clarifying conditioner. After a year of social distancing, virtual happy hours and Etsy pages dedicated to custom face masks, Covid-19 has changed the way people shop—and what is considered a necessity.

WFH habits are shaping retail sales

Ecommerce website Shopify, which houses more than 1.7 million merchants across the world, released a new report this week illustrating how these changes in shopping habits are remaking the retail landscape.



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