Over 80 percent of people say it is important that companies work for improving the environment, according to a 2019 global survey by Nielsen. Brands are moving beyond the usual standards of sustainability, such as recyclable packaging or paper straws, and customers are more aware than ever in wanting to bring their money to companies that share their values.
SMB Best Practices
As with most things, change can be difficult for consumer-facing industries. Creating new expectations, or requesting customers to change their behaviour can be scary for industries who are so beholden to fluctuating trends, demands, economies, and more. But there is one "trend" that is not going anywhere, and if you want your business to have a future, it's crucial that you start thinking about your strategy now: improving customer experience.