Shoppers Online and Off Set Spending Record, Giving Many Retail Sectors Much to Celebrate this Year PURCHASE, N.Y. – December 26, 2017 – Mastercard SpendingPulse today reports that holiday sales increased 4.9 percent this year, setting a new record for dollars spent. This is the largest year-over-year increase since 2011 and a further indication of consumer …
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One fan will win the chance to walk on-field and pass out championship gear to the 2017 World Series-winning team PURCHASE, NY – October 9, 2017 – Mastercard today announced the “This Could Be You” World Series Sweepstakes, giving baseball fanatics a chance to hand out championship gear to the 2017 World Series champions right …
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Consumers can shop the Atelier Swarovski home décor line through the VR app on their mobile phones and checkout with Masterpass New York, NY – September 25, 2017 – Today Mastercard and Swarovski launched a virtual reality (VR) shopping app for the Atelier Swarovski home décor line, a collection of functional and decorative crystal home …
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Despite the rapid growth in online retail, the vast majority of sales still happen in a brick and mortar setting. The physical store environment continues to be an invaluable part of the retailer playbook to help drive a great shopping experience. From a consumer perspective, the lines between digital and physical are being removed and …
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Financial technology and online sales are rapidly changing the retail space, sparking debate on what lies ahead for physical shopping environments. Retail is not suffering from a lack of data — in fact, we’re drowning in it. Rather than continuing to speculate on what’s noise and what’s useful, I founded Movvo to help businesses make …
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