Orders For Home Delivery Of Shopping Spikes In Hungary

  • 14 May 2020 7:47 AM
  • Budapest Business Journal
Orders For Home Delivery Of Shopping Spikes In Hungary
Due to the epidemic, the demand for home delivery has greatly increased for hypermarket and supermarket chains, therefore a large part of the workforce working in stores has switched to organizing delivery, writes novekedes.hu.

Spar told the portal that there has been double-digit growth in this area compared to the previous normal period, with 80% of online orders being for home delivery and 20% for in-store pickup.

To expand its capacity, Tesco has partnered with Ice Cube to help deliver with 26 cars and 28 drivers.

Thus, they can deliver orders to a total of 460 new households per day, and their delivery capacity has increased by about 40%.

At Auchan, order ramp-up is being handled by ordering three pre-assembled packages of the most sought-after items.

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