The China Post
Date: March 30, 2015
TAIPEI — Two major convenience store chains in Taiwan are trying to introduce mobile apps to give customers access to a greater range of services and boost sales as e-commerce could soon revolutionize the convenience store industry.
American and Japanese retailers are already starting to develop new forms of omnichannels that combine the advantages of in-store shopping and online shopping by aggressively investing in acquiring or merging with e-commerce enterprises.
Taiwan, which has the highest concentration of convenience stores of any country in the world, is now poised to follow suit in developing e-commerce. [FULL STORY]