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E-Commerce sites adopt virtual stylists for a tailored experience

Implications - Customer service is essential for e-commerce sites where opportunities for in-person consumer engagement is negligible. Through the adoption of virtual stylists and hands-on assistants, made more accessible than ever with the rise of chat bots, online shops can provide personalized customer service for every client. This emerging shift indicates the rise of expectations on digital businesses as the number of consumers shopping online increases.
Workshop Question - What aspect of customer service can you borrow from an adjacent industry?
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