Geek looking at data

How We Shop for Food Has Changed Dramatically

Aug 6, 2021, 09:27 AM by The Toronto Star

New data from Environics Analytics looking at Canadians’ mobile and home internet browsing patterns shows how our online habits have changed during the COVID-19 pandemic


Amid the panic-buying of the pandemic’s onset, mobile grocery apps by giants like Metro and Sobeys saw usage go up significantly during 2020 and continue to slowly grow. The ClickScapes data set, released Thursday, provides national to neighbourhood-specific insights into our online behaviour. The data set will be updated with week-to-week data every month.


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