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The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance held a luncheon to discuss the future of business
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The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance held a luncheon to discuss the future of business

LYNCHBURG, Va. (WDBJ) -The Lynchburg Regional Business Alliance held a luncheon on Thursday to discuss the future of businesses and their online presences since the rise of Covid-19.Leaders from Truist and Amplified also attended as sponsors along with guest speaker Sarah Davis, the East Regional Sales Manager of Lee Enterprises.Davis spoke about how Covid-19 changed the way consumers shop, while educating business owners on how reshaping their business model to an e-commerce approach could be beneficial.“With the pandemic, the height of online shopping and everyone being stuck in their homes and zooms. It really changed the interface. We are seeing about 30% less foot traffic going though retail stores in the last few years,” Davis said.According to Oberlo.com, projections show that e-...