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home shopping

shopping at home from goods displayed on TV shopping channels or on the Web

home′ shop′ping



n.
the purchase of goods displayed on a television show or on a retailer's Web site, as by ordering them by telephone or online.
[1985–90]
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The nation's three leading home shopping channels a CJ O Shopping, GS Shop and Lotte Homeshopping a are likely expected to be fined for allegedly deceiving viewers by showing fake department store receipts, according to industry officials, Friday.
Summary: New Delhi [India], Dec 21 (ANI): Naaptol on Thursday announced its early New Year resolution as the home shopping platform expressed its plans to establish a customer base of additional 10 million by the end of 2018.
MBC Group has signed a joint venture agreement with HSE24 to establish a home shopping company in the GCC.
On 10 May, the European Commission authorised the proposed acquisition by the German group Otto of certain assets owned by the Swiss home shopping firms Quelle Versand AG i.
Redcats USA is a branch of Redcats, the home shopping division of the French based retailer, PPR.
PLANS to merge Littlewoods home shopping business with GUS's former catalogues have suffered a major setback.
PLANS to merge Littlewoods home shopping business with the GUS group has been referred to the Competition Commission.
According to "Consumer Watch," a study published by the Institute of Grocery Distribution (ICD), Hertfordshire, UK, which conducts focus groups in Britain, 81% of consumers cannot currently see themselves using Home shopping services to buy food, describing it as incompatible with their shopping habits.
Home Shopping Europe, which is already well established in Germany and Italy, will use a distribution complex on the Wrexham Industrial Estate to store and dispatch jewellery, gifts and other items ordered by viewers of its new UK channel.
Encouraged by changes in consumer demographics, psychographics and new technology, supermarkets have been dabbling in home shopping since the early 1990s.
Home shopping has been rescued from long term decline thanks to the Internet and a wave of new direct mail catalogues according to a new survey.