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More than a quarter of the UK enjoy the convenience of a subscription box

18 Apr 2023

Subscription boxes have become increasingly popular in the UK in recent years, with a wide variety of options available to consumers. These boxes offer a convenient and exciting way to discover new products and services, with the added benefit of regular deliveries straight to your doorstep.

While it's difficult to say exactly how many subscription boxes are currently in use in the UK, there are estimated to be thousands of different options available across a wide range of industries. Some of the most popular types of subscription boxes in the UK include beauty boxes, food and drink boxes, fashion and clothing boxes, and hobby and craft boxes.

According to a report by Royal Mail, the UK subscription box market is estimated to be worth over £1 billion, with around 27% of UK adults having subscribed to a box in the past year. This figure is expected to continue to grow, as more and more consumers look for convenient and exciting ways to discover new products and services.

In addition to the large number of subscription boxes available, there are also a variety of different subscription models to choose from. Some boxes are delivered on a monthly basis, while others are delivered quarterly or even annually. Some boxes require a long-term commitment, while others can be cancelled at any time.

Overall, the subscription box market in the UK is thriving, with a wide variety of options available to consumers across a range of industries. Whether you're looking for a new beauty product to try, a tasty snack to enjoy, or a fun new hobby to explore, there's sure to be a subscription box out there that's perfect for you.

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