Archive for September 30, 2013

Technology Conquers the Disadvantages of Online Shopping

Written by Shopping Magazine on September 30, 2013. Posted in Homepage

Black friday shopping tips

There are many benefits to shopping online, such as a wider selection of items and more competitive prices, but there are also a few drawbacks. When shopping online for clothes, you can’t really try them on, and most body types don’t neatly fit into the categories stores give shoppers. However, as technology advances, online retailers are overcoming these challenges, and just in time for the holidays as well!

When online shopping for clothes, particularly hard to fit items like bras or pants, most shoppers need to try them on to see if they fit correctly. A new site called Qvit, though, allows users to create an avatar with their specific measurements. Users can try the clothes in their shopping cart on this virtual version of themselves, and see how it looks and feels. There’s a transparency feat