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Oct 4 Global payments news roundup

Welcome to the weekly global payments news roundup where it’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas sales predictions. At least according to the National Retail Federation, which ...
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UK payment preferences differ from other countries

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GoCardless is out with a new report on payments preferences in 10 major markets that comprise 80% of global e-commerce. The report gives us valuable insights into consumer ...
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Many happy returns: What makes customer returns an e-commerce asset?

Product returns are one of the biggest e-commerce business challenges. They’re expensive in time, staffing, logistics, and overall cost. They’re frustrating for customers. According to research from Narvar, ...
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B2B payments pose challenges for vendors

B2B cart abandonment: Hidden problems & possibilities

MSTS is out with a new report on B2B sellers and buyer payment preferences. There are valuable insights and solutions to some of the challenges faced by B2B ...
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cart abandonment research

Cart abandonment costs online retailers billions

Surf and turf window shopping costs UK retailers billions. New research from Barclaycard shows that UK online shoppers abandon their shopping carts to the tune of £18 billion ...
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cash and debit preferred for small payments

For small payments, will that be cash or debit?

In China and Europe, contactless cards and mobile payments are commonplace, even with small payments. But in the US, cash and debit for small purchases are still king, ...
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Aug 2 Global payments news roundup

Lots of global payment news to cover, so let’s get right at it. We profiled 11 logistics leaders in last-mile delivery including Nuro, Boxbot, Amazon Scout, Starship, and ...
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PULSE contactless payments research

Debit payments growing and going digital

US consumers are paying with debit more often, and in more ways, including online shopping, online bill payments, and person-to-person (P2P) payments and momentum is building according to ...
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July 26 Global payments news roundup

We’ve got our weekly global payments news roundup ready for your reading pleasure. We start with a look at ActiveViam research showing 71% of retailers are concerned about ...
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alternate payments in travel industry

Alternate payments in the travel industry are taking off

A new research report from PPRO and Amadeus shows alternate payment transactions in the global travel industry have taken off and surpassed more than half of e-commerce travel ...
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