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Consumers Take to Online Marketplaces, Survey Says

Increasingly, brands and retailers are transforming their e-commerce websites into marketplace formats.

Resale Clothing, Why Not Home Goods? Chairish, Kaiyo Make the Case

With resale's rise, fashion, home goods, textiles and furniture mark record growth with shoppers turning to…

What to Watch: The Roller-coaster Economy

Spending is expected to slow in 2022 as the economy resets to something more like normal.

Survey Shows Consumers Holding Out for Better Deals

Klarna's findings were culled from a survey of more than 1,000 shoppers.

Klarna Sees 129 Percent Jump in BNPL Sales on Cyber Monday

Year-over-year sales on its flexible payments platform also soared on Black Friday.

Edited Data Reveals Inflation Impact on Apparel Categories

As consumer prices surged 6.2 percent, some fashion categories are increasing at twice that rate.

In Fashion: Supply Chain Shutdown, Start Up and Reinvention

The global network that feeds the economy is overwhelmed and evolving.

Amex Trendex Report Offers Update on BNPL Trends

The survey also showed a larger number of merchants looking to add the payments option in the future.

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

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

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.

Afterpay Expands ‘Pulse Rewards’ Loyalty Program

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

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…

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.

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.

Deloitte Sees Fewer Sales, But Higher Transaction Values This Holiday

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