DIY and gardening: consumer preferences in the case of retail shop closure UK 2019

According to the results of a consumer survey, more than half of UK DIY and gardening shoppers still preferred shopping with physical retailers. When asked the likely course of action they would take if the retail store they normally shopped at closed, 52 percent of respondents who took part in the study said they would buy from a different retailer's physical store. Only a quarter of those interviewed said they would buy online from the same retailer.

What DIY and gardening shoppers would do if the store they normally shopped at closed in the United Kingdom (UK) in 2019

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Release date

July 2019


United Kingdom

Survey time period

June 2019

Number of respondents

1,226 respondents

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DIY and gardening shoppers

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