Believe it or not, roughly 79 percent of people make at least one purchase under the influence of alcohol and Amazon is their favourite place to shop.
The Hustle ran a survey on more than 2,000 American adults are consuming alcohol and it was found that drunk shopping is an estimated US$48 billion per industry.
It has been further discovered that USD 444 is the average amount spent per drunk shopper. In terms of the choice of platform for drunk shopping, 85 percent of respondents used Amazon, followed by eBay at 21 percent, Etsy at 12 percent, Target at 9 percent and Walmart at 5 percent.
It is noticed that clothing and shoes are the top choices among the customers whereas few opt for software. However, the craziest item that people end up being drunk includes a full- size inflatable bouncy castle for a living room, a breast pump for a guy, tons of international flights, 200 pounds of fresh, 10-foot tall bamboo and the list continues.
It is found that 94 percent do not regret drunk shopping while it is regretful for some people the next day of the purchase.