Meaning of “clicks and mortar” in the English Dictionary


"clicks and mortar" in English

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clicks and mortar

also clicks and bricks, or bricks and clicks

used for talking about businesses that involve selling things in stores as well as on the internet:

Retailing is set to be very much clicks and mortar.
the development of a clicks-and-mortar strategy

(Definition of “clicks and mortar” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"clicks-and-mortar" in Business English

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clicks-and-mortaradjective [ before noun ]

uk us informal

E-COMMERCE, COMMERCE used to describe a company that sells its goods or services using both traditional stores and the internet:

Internet-only services will have to develop some physical presence on the High Street - a so-called clicks-and-mortar strategy.

(Definition of “clicks-and-mortar” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)