Pittsford, NY, May 8, 20202 — More than 5000 retailers have jumped on the bandwagon to start selling their products online with the help of the world’s leading, ready-to-use, free ecommerce platform Quick eSelling, in just under two weeks.
A third of the global population is subject to stay-at-home directives by governments across the globe. This has popularized online purchases for daily essentials.
With lockdown restrictions, online sales across all verticals especially grocery and pharmaceuticals have soared. In fact, as per data from ecommerce consumer sales, there has been an average growth rate of over 250% in essential categories like food and beverages, household goods, medical, and baby products.
As reported in Commerce Insight in March, 2020, U.S. online orders increased 56% and e-grocery sales for all of March were up 233% compared to the previous year. Online orders in Asia-Pacific grew 78% and online supermarkets in the United Kingdom surged 221%.
In this scenario, a reputed ecommerce solution provider, Quick eSelling, has announced that its ready-to-use ecommerce platform is completely free, helping retailers keep supplying customers with essential products.
“This initiative aims to help millions of people across the globe to stay safe and maintain social distancing to stop the spread of COVID-19”, said company co-founder Shrenik Gandhi.
To encourage startups and retailers, the company has waived transaction fees on the free plan until June 30, 2020.
In just less than two weeks, Quick eSelling has powered thousands of retailers to set up their online stores, through its ready-made ecommerce platform. Business owners across 100 countries including the US, UK, Canada, Middle East, Southeast Asian countries, and India have signed up and are already making their first sales.
A ray of hope for conventional businesses to move online
Deserted streets and closed shops portray the financial risk that small and medium-sized businesses have witnessed in the current corona-hit economy. However, the growing share of E-commerce eating up traditional sales poses an opportunity in itself.
Even after the pandemic, the fear amidst people is here to stay until vaccines are available. This will lead the masses to follow social distancing, stay indoors, and stick to online purchases.
Another factor that adds in is convenience. Business owners still stuck to the old school concept of running brick-and-mortar stores need to consider the examples of service aggregators and those brands that thrive on the concept of convenience.
The free E-commerce platform https://www.quickeselling.com/ offering an instant ecommerce website and mobile apps aimed to help even a small retailer roll out their online business with just a few clicks. This way, sellers can save on the listing or commission fees that would otherwise go to display their products on other marketplaces.
Readymade E-commerce platform to kickstart a quick online journey
Quick eSelling, a ready-made ecommerce platform, has all the functionality to build, manage and grow an online store.
Equipped with advanced technology, the platform enables users to create ecommerce websites without any coding or additional expertise. From mobile app features to marketing tools, it provides 360-degree support for a seamless business flow.
Supporting small and mid-sized grocery retailers, large format supermarkets and marts, Quick eSelling’s team of over 50 is relentlessly working round the clock to meet the growing demand for online store set up.
Extension orders across the planet have made entrepreneurs believe that countries that emerge after the pandemic will be different. Consumer mindsets will be clouded with fear and purchase behaviors have already shifted.
Business owners realize the only way to have a market fit is to shift online or at least have a parallel setup to extend the home delivery option to customers.
About Quick eSelling
Founded in 2015, Quick eSelling is a modern-day ecommerce platform that provides end-to-end support to brands for launching virtual business models.
With advanced functionalities like ecommerce stores, native mobile applications for Android, iOS, tablet, and iPad devices and powered by cloud computing, it has enabled merchants to go online with their personal website and mobile apps in just 10 minutes.
Today, the company has customers across 100 countries who are successfully running online stores for grocery, general merchandise, apparel, jewelry, electronics, sporting goods, handcrafts and more.
With offices in the U.S. and India, Quick eSelling extends its technical support at a global level and aims to help manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers create future-ready online stores, instantly.
This story was originally published at business-standard.com.