Birmingham, England -- (ReleaseWire) -- 05/05/2015 -- Home shopping company, Betterware, have recently commented on the report released by Barclaycard which reveals that over a fifth of card purchases made by Britons is through online spending.
The increase has come thanks to the ease of access to online shopping, with responsive mobile sites being available on mobiles and tablets, meaning people are spending on the move, or while sitting down to relax and watch television.
Data reveals that 22 per cent of all card spending was online, with an expected increase to 25 per cent to take place this year. Users are shopping to spend smaller amounts, on online stores, food takeaways and booking sites, thanks to the increasingly easy ways to get online and shop with mobile devices.
Under 25s have increased their spending by 27 per cent in the last year, while over 65s have increased spending by 3.3 per cent. The figures are expecting to continue rising throughout the year.
Managing director of Barclaycard, Chris Wood, said, 'Online consumer spending continues to boom as shoppers embrace the value and convenience it brings. Across the board, businesses have realised the potential and are using increasingly sophisticated tools to bring the best of the in-store experience online.'
Often commenting on industry news, a spokesperson for Betterware said, 'Online shopping has continued to be on the rise, and with mobile devices it's now easier than ever to make a purchase online! We've gone to great efforts to make Betterware an easy to use online store with a wide range of competitively priced high quality products. We've seen a great increase in online sales over the years, and it works well with our catalogue service. It's now easier than ever to order with Betterware, and our product range make life that little bit more convenient!'
Betterware is a leading UK home shopping company, with a catalogue service and online site available for users to browse the range of household goods. Prices are competitive, and the quality of the products is of a high standard, ranging from kitchenware to independent living. Betterware have been in the business since 1928, making them an incredibly experienced and trustworthy company to use when purchasing online.
To view the full range of products available at Betterware, visit http://www.betterware.co.uk today.
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