Story originally appeared in Material Handling & Logistics on Dec. 8, 2020. Excerpts from the story below. To see the full story visit

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, retailers saw e-commerce revenue as a percentage of total revenue increase by 33%, according to a new survey released on Dec. 7 by Blue Yonder.

The report, Future of Fulfillment Research Report, also found that 27% of retailers added fulfillment centers to meet this need.