There’s good news and there’s not-so-good news with US back-to-school spending predictions this year. The National Retail Federation (NRF) and Prosper Insights and Analytics research show the good ...Read more Comments Off on Back to school spending: Average spend up, total down
Amazon Prime Day
Our weekly global payments news roundup has an international flavor this week, starting with a look at Walmart’s unexpected bonus of payments provider PhonePe in its acquisition of ...Read more Comments Off on July 12 Global payments news roundup
Well, another Amazon Prime Day and another $4 billion-plus in global revenue. That pretty much sums up the results and they must be doing the happy dance at ...Read more Comments Off on Amazon Prime Day reviews are positively positive
We’ve got the latest global retail benchmarks research from Vend with valuable industry metrics. Buy-online-pickup-in-store (BOPIS) sales are up and we look at what to do about the ...Read more Comments Off on Global retail benchmarks, BOPIS fraud grows, global payments news roundup
Here’s a roundup of the global payments news we’re reading this week. It includes a look at what Amazon is up to in the payments and financial services ...Read more Comments Off on Global payments news: Amazon financial & Prime Day, strip malls, Walmart-Target price wars, more…
In a letter to shareholders, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos highlighted a number of important milestones for the company. Most important for Amazon and its competitors is the fact ...Read more Comments Off on Amazon 2017 highlights: It was a very good year!