In 2020, e-commerce in Italy would have grown by 26%. The food sector recorded the most important increase. This has saved, thanks to online sales, many small shops that were in danger of closing. Last year saw the exponential development for e-commerce in the food sector, also offering typical agricultural products and various gastronomic rarities, and all, from shopkeepers who have reinvented themselves to be able to survive in their small provincial shops. Luckily a success.