(i) This is mail order retailing, also known as shopping by post. . .
(ii) Mail order business offers following benefits:
1.Elimination of middlemen which results in lots of savings for both buyers and sellers.
2.It does not require heavy expenditure on building
and other infrastructure. Therefore, it can be started with limited capital.
3.Since the mail order business does not extend credit facilities to the customers, there are no risk of bad debts to them.