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Dollar General Donates $1M to Feeding America, Enters Partnership

The partnership will address food insecurity across the U.S.

clock July 2, 2021Tracey Meyers


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Klarna Report Uncovers How Consumers Plan to Shop Post-pandemic

Nearly 90 percent of Klarna shoppers say they will refresh wardrobes as the country reopens.

clock June 29, 2021Alexandra Pastore

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Afterpay Expands ‘Pulse Rewards’ Loyalty Program

The program also offers new benefits for users who make on-time payments.

clock June 29, 2021Arthur Zaczkiewicz

ManMany people gather to buy duty-free goods at a duty-free shop in Sanya, Hainan Province on May 1, 2021. The consecutive holidays of International Workers' Day (May Day) continued until May 5th. y people gather to buy duty-free goods at a duty-free shop in Sanya City, Hainan Province on May 1, 2021. The consecutive holidays of International Workers' Day (May Day) will continue until May 5th. ( The Yomiuri Shimbun via AP Images )

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China’s Labor Day Holiday Travel Spending Shows Steady Recovery

In Hainan Island, duty-free sales during the five days break were up 248 percent year-over-year to 993 million renminbi, or $153.3 million.

clock May 6, 2021Tianwei Zhang


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Amex Trendex Examines the Pandemic’s Unique Impact on Women

Women in seven countries shared insights into how the pandemic has changed their professional lives.

clock March 11, 2021Alexandra Pastore

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New Data Reveals U.S. Credit Card Habits, Financial Fitness

A newly released report by GigaPoints outlines U.S.-based credit card habits and emerging trends.

clock January 15, 2021Tracey Meyers

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Deloitte Sees Fewer Sales, But Higher Transaction Values This Holiday

The consulting firm also noted the ongoing strength of online sales.

clock December 23, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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WWD Survey Reveals Tighter Spending on Fashion Gifts This Year

From how they buy to what they buy, consumers are taking on holiday shopping with new priorities.

clock December 3, 2020Alexandra Pastore

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ICSC: Shoppers to Dole Out $470 Over Weekend Holiday

The survey also revealed that 85 percent of consumers planned to go shopping Thanksgiving weekend through to Cyber Monday.

clock November 24, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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With Holiday Shopping Season Under Way, the ‘Conscious Shopper’ Emerges

A Mastercard report showed that 75 percent of consumers plan to be “more mindful” of where they shop.

clock November 19, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Wounded by Pandemic, Online Luxury Faces Long Road to Recovery

ForwardPMX’s annual report unpacks the current and future state of the online luxury market.

clock November 18, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Holiday Shopping Season Plagued With Consumer Concerns

Three recent reports show some improvement in consumer sentiment, but also the stark realities of the impact of the coronavirus.

clock November 17, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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Good Deals Often Lead to Buyer’s Remorse, According to New Survey

Shopping report reveals Americans spent a combined $74 billion on sale items that they later regretted.

clock November 4, 2020Alexandra Pastore

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Mobile Devices Seen as Essential in Reaching Holiday Shoppers

Listrak commissioned a consumer survey to reveal trends aimed at helping retailers and brands better navigate the holiday shopping season.

clock October 14, 2020Arthur Zaczkiewicz

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New Survey Data Quantifies Shifts in Purchase Priorities By U.S. Consumers

Unprecedented challenges are impacting the way Americans are saving and evolving spending habits.

clock September 18, 2020Alexandra Pastore

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