Butchers, bakers and green grocers are amongst those who have had the biggest bounce since lockdown, with the mini boom expected to continue according to research by Mastercard.

Life in Lockdown: Record Numbers Go Online for Essentials and Experiences

– Spend on experiences outpaces traditional gifts like flowers and jewellery  – Valentine’s Day card spend slows to just 2 per cent over past three years 13th February 2020: A new study of card transactions from over 53 countries around the world has revealed that the ‘love economy’ is growing five times as fast as …
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– One in five Brits start Christmas shopping in September – Rise in ‘experience’ gifts prompt earlier shoppers – Black Friday expected to be biggest Christmas shopping day this year LONDON, 16 SEPTEMBER 2019 – It’s 100 days to Christmas and festive shopping has officially begun, with nearly one in five Brits (18 per cent) …
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Sixth Mastercard Digital Payments Study Highlights Social Media Trends Around the Increased Purchasing Power Available In the Palm of Our Hands   BARCELONA and PURCHASE, N.Y. – February 25, 2019 – Want to grab that purchase and go? You’re not alone. Today more than ever, people are living an increasingly digital – and mobile – life …
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