Mastercard estimated sales on Black Friday hit $23 billion, surging 9% from last year.
“Long checkout lines are the dreaded pain point of a customer’s shopping experience especially as they approach the holiday sales season.”
Target introduced a platform to help consumers navigate and test beauty products in real time.
Barclaycard developed a new solution which enables customers to simply walk out after eating – bypassing the traditional bill-paying process.
In the highly competitive retail space, businesses are using every tool at their disposal to ensure they are able to remain relevant and grow their market share. For many this is solely focused on perfecting the customer experience, especially across channels. For others it is all about cutting costs and optimizing performance.
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