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Investigating consumer behaviour and competitiveness in internet service businesses

Chanaka Jayawardhena

Investigating consumer behaviour and competitiveness in internet service businesses

development of the mystery-shopping methodology in internet banking services

by Chanaka Jayawardhena

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Published by De Montfort University in Leicester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Thesis (Ph.D) - De Montfort University, Leicester 2001.

StatementChanaka Jayawardhena.
ContributionsDe Montfort University.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21882111M

Keywords: Online Shopping, Consumer Perception, Buying Behaviour, Purchase Decision, e-Commerce 1. Introduction Internet marketing is conceptually different from other marketing channels and internet promotes a one to one communication between the seller and the end user with round the clock customer service. Today, businessFile Size: KB. offerings on the Internet on the competitiveness of online markets, has two main branches of liter-ature to discuss. First, there is a large and relatively recent empirical literature on prices and price dispersion in online markets. Second, there is a large theoretical literature on consumer Size: KB. Welcome to the first of what will be our annual survey in to the trends and behaviours of ecommerce consumers in the UK. As a digital agency helping clients with their ecommerce strategies and technology, we have a deep interest in the behaviour of ecommerce consumers and how retailers can leverage that information to provide better experiences for their customers that help them build more.


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Businesses that are still marketing in the same way they did before social media and other forms of online marketing became common are at risk of falling behind, as not only have marketing methods changed, consumer expectations and behaviour have evolved as well. Here are three key ways that the Internet has changed buying behaviour.

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Data mining is applied in the retail industry to predict an accurate consumer behavior or retail trends. Once the previous data and information are gathered, marketers use the method to extract new and unidentified behavior from the data. Every consumer has different buying : Fred Chua.

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Consumer behaviour is complex and can be described as a dynamic interaction between affect and cognition, behaviour, and environmental events, (Blythe, ). Due to the new characteristics of the global economy it has been contended that customers value immediate responses to their demands in terms of goods and information.

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More. In a study on consumer behaviour, it was revealed that before making a purchase approximately 90% of consumers turn to Google, Bing or another search engines to find information about products, services or businesses.

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