One-third of consumers prefer to shop for groceries online

An overview of consumer preference for buying groceries online or in-store.

A third (35%) of consumers say they prefer to shop for groceries remotely, for example via an online order, according to a survey from YouGov.

However, despite e-commerce's growth since the COVID-19 pandemic began, there is still greater preference for going to a physical venue for groceries, reported by 43% of adults.