MasterCard Canada Spending Pulse reports highest rate of online transactions to date   TORONTO, Jan. 16, 2014 –Canadians responded to extreme weather conditions in December by taking their holiday shopping online – and they reached a major milestone in the process. For the first time in Canadian eCommerce history, the online share of retail sales totaled …
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Morning Brew goes holiday shopping and finds how modern payments technology is changing a New York City institution.  We talked to consumers who prefer to leave the fat wallet at home, as well as vendors from Dap Kitsch and Daisy Dog Studio who say their small business is better because they accept card payments.  

U.S. Retail Sales Report Shows Record-Breaking Sales for Airlines and Lodging To tweet this news, copy and paste [mstr.cd/1bOIyBm] to your Twitter handle with the hashtag #SpendingPulse and #HolidayTravel Purchase, NY (November, 25, 2013) – ‘Tis the season for holiday travel headaches. With airline and hotel prices on the rise, consumers may be feeling the …
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New research reveals over 10% of retail sales will be conducted online by 2017 – PYMNTS

SpendingPulse Provides Much-Needed View into Consumer Spending; September Economic Report Shows Retail Sales Slow to 3% YOY Growth   To tweet this news, copy and paste http://bit.ly/1hAlcma to your Twitter handle with the hashtags #Shutdown and #RetailSales PURCHASE, NY – (October 9, 2013) –While the government shutdown may delay the release of important monthly economic …
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