Welcome To The Christmas Gifts Ideas UK Website
Last Christmas the UK alone saw an estimated £6 Billion spent online on gifts. This huge amount of spending online has been down to several things such as better prices compared to high street shops, most online retailers now offer fast, free delivery & online giants such as Amazon also offer free Gift wrapping.
Initially many shoppers had reservations about the security of giving out your credit card number online to purchase something. With the rise of the Internet, online retailers now have fast, safe & secure payment processing. Most people have now abandoned their initial fears & enjoy online shopping all year round.
With websites such as ours, (ChristmasGiftIdeas.me.uk) we bring everything you need to one place to make your online shopping experience this Christmas fast & easy. With just a few clicks of a mouse you can have great gifts for the entire family, gift wrapped & sent straight to your home without having to set foot outside.
We have compiled a list of our top reasons why you should shop online for gifts this Christmas season. We’ll also help you find a great Christmas gift from our selection of this years top xmas gift ideas. We have selected a range of gifts which will suit Men, Women, Girls & Boys from children to adults. We’re sure you will find just the right Christmas present idea.
Lots Of Great Christmas Gift Ideas For All The Family – Get The Perfect Present
Have you ever tried to find a parking space at a shopping centre or high street during the holiday season? It is almost impossible to find a spot to park and it is not unusual to spend more time driving around the car park or streets than you actually spend inside looking for Christmas gifts. The time it takes to purchase an item online is the amount of time it takes to walk to your computer in your house or even your mobile phone. A few clicks of a mouse, put your feet up & your purchased gift will be delivered to you home in a day or two. Online shopping has brought massive convenience to our lives, with internet retailers such as Amazon increasing that convenience by offering big price deductions, free delivery & free gift wrapping, I find it hard to think of a reason to not shop online.
Have you ever purchased an item and made your way to another store and found that they have the item at a lower price? With the Internet you can quickly compare prices to find the store with the lowest price & best offers. Online prices are usually far lower than seen in the high street & offer much better deals. You don’t have to search all over the internet to find the best prices this Christmas. All the Christmas Gift ideas recommended on our site are purchased though Amazon who offer the best prices, free delivery, free gift wrapping & excellent customer service.
Compare Product Features
I recently wanted to purchase a coffee machine for my house but I did not know which coffee machine had the best features. By doing some product research online you are able to view very in depth & detailed product description with a sale person breathing down your neck. You are also able to read real customer feed back on a gift or product before you decide to buy, something you can’t do in a high street shop!
No Pushy Salespeople
Some salespeople are very pushy and try to get you to purchase items you are rally not interested in, this can be very discouraging. They seem to be pushier during the holiday season as they want that extra sales commission. Online shopping does not have salespeople so your Christmas shopping experience is more pleasurable & relaxed in the comfort of your own home. Looking for Christmas Gift ideas is much faster & easier online!
Brick and mortar stores are limited to the amount of goods they can sell because of their stores size & budget. Online stores do not have this limitation because you are likely to find an online vendor that carries the item you want to purchase. Retailers such as Amazon will send your order to be dispatched from the manufacturer of they do not have it in stock. This is great as it allows them to offer a truly massive range of products. Amazon offer the best chance of you finding the gift you want to buy this Christmas.
This has got to be one of my favourite reasons for doing my shopping online – especially at Christmas. During the festive season certain hours, shops & shopping centres have an onslaught of customers. We’re taking queues that stretch right out the shop door & you can find yourself in these queues for hours. This can make shopping a challenge & stressful as you have to wait in line to check out or to find a sales rep to help you. There are no crowds in online shopping.
Stores open 24 hours
High street shops are open set hours. Online stores are open 24 hours a day 365 days a year. You can purchase an item at 2 in the morning online. You can shop at your convenience and not be tied to the hours that a traditional store is open. This is really handy when it comes to Christmas shopping as there’s always so much to be done.
The process of driving to a shop or shopping centre is going to cost you in petrol, which is not cheap these days. Even public transport can be slow & pricey depending on where you are located. Winter weather driving can be dangerous & bad for your car resulting in repairs. You will not incur these expenses when you shop online.
No Sales Tax
By law all traditional stores are required to charge sales tax or VAT on the purchase of an item. Online stores are generally exempt from having to collect sales tax. This can help to lower the cost of shopping online.
You can brows our selection of Christmas gifts ideas 2011 for men, women, boys & girls through our top navigation menu. You can also find direct links to the products down the right hand menu. Plenty of great Christmas present ideas to choose from.
Merry Chrismas & happy shopping from the CGI team.