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Germans reluctant to shop for groceries online

Friday 29 May 2015 | 17:07 CET | News
Over half (58%) of German consumers have never bought any fast moving consumer goods such as groceries, toiletries or cleaning products via the internet, while only 5 percent get these products online on a regular basis, according to the Mobile Shopping Trends 2015 study by YouGov. German internet users are very receptive to online vouchers on their smartphones. Advertising with vouchers and special offers is the most popular option, at 55 percent. 

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