About three-quarters of the almost 2,000 shoppers surveyed around the world by Zebra Technologies are at least somewhat satisfied with shopping in stores.
Almost 9 in 10 consumers have contacted customer service at some point in the past year,.
Email was the most popular digital channel used for personalization.
Nearly nine in 10 internet users worldwide believe that good service makes them feel more positive about brands.
One-third of US adults report having ever used social media to ask a customer service question.
Face-to-face communications ranks as easily the most important customer experience channel today.
American adults are most likely to rate companies’ customer service via phone (90%) and online chat (85%) as meeting or exceeding expectations.
This infographic illustrates the costs of neglecting social customer service.
Swearing Customers Infographic: This infographic by Marchex illustrates the industries that earn the foulest-mouthed customers.
Consumers (aged 18-65) around the world are most likely to identify an Ideal customer experience with companies’ fast responses to inquiries or complaints.