Blog April 11, 2022
Shopping is back, Baby!
In 2021, apparel retail and online sales recovered to pre-pandemic levels as previously sheltered consumers began shopping once again. Consumer spending levels recovered from a record sales plunge and gradually...
Blog March 25, 2022
State of Luxury Spend
The road ahead for the luxury shopping market looked a little dicey in 2020. With restrictions on both in-store shopping experiences and travel, sales plummeted by as much as 68%...
Blog March 16, 2022
Cardlytics Survey: Chock-Full of Intelligence, Contradictions, and Purchase Data Validation
eTail West in Palm Springs, California, was back this year as an in-person event , and it was superb to see so many of retail’s leading marketers gathered once again....
Blog January 25, 2022
Post-Holiday Shopping Trends: Gift Cards Galore
Post-holiday shopping reached new peaks in January as a flurry of gift cards descended in December. Retailers that positioned themselves well for the sales surge have been reaping its rewards, launching into 2022 with a hearty slice of the holiday shopping pie. COVID-19 and now, the omicron variant, continues to affect many facets of...
Blog January 24, 2022
Service Spending Led 2021 Auto Trends
After a year of staycations, remote work, and eating in, Americans were ready to hit the road in 2021. By August, the number of miles driven had almost reached pre-pandemic levels, and in some states, even...
Blog September 3, 2020
What the Delayed Back-to-School Season Means for Retailers
September is here, and with it, a back-to-school season unlike any other—for families and retailers alike. As schools delay reopening and many opt for virtual learning, the needs and timing...
Blog August 31, 2020
Driving Sales Through the Ever-Changing Landscape of UK Consumer Spend
When the UK government imposed a country-wide lockdown in March, consumers had little option but to change their spending behaviour. As stores closed and long-term travel restrictions were put in...
Blog August 27, 2020
Cardlytics State of Spend Issue 7
The Cardlytics State of Spend helps marketers across industries track how consumer spend is changing each week and take action to drive measurable sales. In our August issue, back to...
Blog August 17, 2020
How to Drive Sales as Share of Spend Shifts Across Industries
In the months since states first declared shelter-in-place orders and economic uncertainty gripped the country, consumers have reprioritized their spend. As they spend more on some categories and less on...
Blog June 5, 2020
Georgia Spotlight: The Impact of States Reopening
As marketers try to get a sense of how reopening will impact their business, Cardlytics is leveraging our purchase insights to help brands gauge customer confidence and choose the right...