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As Covid Fears Wane, Consumers And Retailers Are Using Curbside Pickup Less

While holiday sales are off to a strong start, consumers are making less use of curbside pickup, a service that rapidly gained momentum at the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic. Curbside pickup accounted for 13% of online orders on Thanksgiving day and Black Friday among retailers that offer the service, …

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U.S. Retail Sales Increase 11% And Other Digital Transactions News briefs from 10/7/22

U.S. retail sales, excluding automotive, increased 11% in September from September 2021, Mastercard Inc.’s latest SpendingPulse report found. E-commerce sales were up 10.7% year-over-year. The fuel and convenience sector had the highest growth, at 23.5%, last month. The luxury sector experienced a 5.2% loss against September 2021 sales.U.S. consumers plan to spend …

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Four Trends Are Affecting U.S. Retail, a Report Finds

Everybody knows the U.S. retail arena is changing, but a new report from reveals that four trends, among them the growth in digital payments, currently are most affecting it. Rising prices, consumers seeking new shopping channels, and increased competitiveness are the other three trends altering the retail landscape. United …

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Retailers Are Getting Better at Managing Gift Card Programs, a Report Finds

Grocers and home-improvement retailers may have something to take pride in. These two merchant categories are among the most improved in terms of managing their gift card programs. That’s the insight from the fifth 2022 Merchant Gift Card Omnicommerce Evaluation–U.S. Edition released by Blackhawk Network Holdings Inc. The rankings of …

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