The growth of online shopping by Kiwis has been a constant feature of the overall retail landscape for some years now, and it appears there are no signs of it slowing down. The recent survey of 725 shoppers that use comparison shopping site PriceMe provides some great news for retailers, indicating there’s still significant growth opportunities in the online and mobile commerce space, and that the majority of NZ consumers want to support local retailers.
There’s been an increase in the number of shoppers using comparison shopping websites to research products and prices prior to purchase. Just over 58% of survey respondents confirmed they used a comparison shopping site within the last week, and 89% of those shoppers who clicked through to purchase a product that best suited their budget or need, did so with a NZ retailer. Continue reading
Congratulations to Kate Giblin on being the Lucky Draw Prize winner in this year’s PriceMe user survey.
Thanks to everyone of our 726 survey respondents that participated this year – it’s very much appreciated. The data collected will help PriceMe improve what we can offer consumers and our partner Massey University College of Business, to help students get a better picture of NZ online retail activity. Hope you enjoy spending the $250 online shopping voucher Kate, that was kindly provided by The Warehouse!
Our user survey just finished, and great thanks to everyone that responded. You’re all helping us to improve PriceMe.
We have randomly picked a winner among the survey respondents. This year’s winner is user Graymag. Congratulations to the $250 shopping voucher at The Warehouse! We’ll be contacting you shortly.
We’re currently analysing the results of the survey, and we’ll publish and share those the coming weeks.
Here’s a great chance to win a shopping voucher worth $250 from The Warehouse.
All you have to do is to participate in our annual user survey, so please check your inbox (for registered users only). The survey includes questions about online shopping preferences and behaviour and ends on the 7th of June.
Congratulations to Andrew Smith for winning the lucky draw prize of a $250 online shopping voucher (courtesy of our friends at The Warehouse) for taking part in the 2012 PriceMe User Survey.
Many thanks Andrew and well done once again.
The PriceMe Team
Congratulations to Owen Smith, who wins the lucky draw prize of a $250 shopping voucher sponsored by The Warehouse. Owen’s name was picked from the 468 people who took part in the 2011 PriceMe User Survey this month. The results will help us get a better understanding of who our users are and what they’re looking for when coming into PriceMe to do their pre-purchase research. We will publish a summary of the survey’s results as soon as we collate them. Many thanks once again to all who participated, it’s really appreciated. The PriceMe Team.
PriceMe launched a user survey yesterday. The purpose is to learn from our users so that we can provide a better service. The survey contains 20 questions and was emailed out to our registered users. It takes around 5 minutes to complete it. We are grateful to The Warehouse that sponsored a $250 shopping spree prize (lucky draw). The winner will be announced on this blog on the 18th of March at 4PM.The results so far are very interesting. The survey is on-going, and we’ll reveal the results when the survey ends. We would like to say thank you to everyone that participated! Please check your inbox if you haven’t participated yet and take the survey.
PriceMe’s user survey just finished. Great thanks to everyone who participated. PriceMe really values your feedback and suggestions. There were a lot of different suggestions raised. Some of the more frequent ones were:
- Add more product images.
- Advertise more (Ferrit is more well-know).
- Advertising banners sometimes load slowly.
- Increase the number of product reviews.
- Add more retailers (many electronics, appliances and clothing retailers were suggested).
- Add more competitions, games and vouchers.
We also have a winner of the lucky draw for all survey participants. And the winner is:
Congratulations! We’ll be sending you $100 in cash. Nikki thinks PriceMe should include more bargains and discount vouchers and suggests adding clothing, pet suppliers, footwear, educational and recreational retailers (just to mention a few).
PriceMe wants to know what you think about the website priceme.co.nz and the shopping experience we provide. Please take our shopping survey and help us make PriceMe even better. It only takes a few minutes to complete the survey, so it’s time well spent. We’ll promise to act upon all great suggestions and feedback that we receive. Remember: PriceMe is community driven! Participants also go in a draw to win $100 in cash!