Grocery Gazette July 18, 2022
COST OF LIVING: UK CONSUMERS CAN EXPECT TO SPEND AN EXTRA £2,000 THIS YEAR
UK consumers can expect to spend at least £2,000 more on essentials this year as the cost-of-living crisis bites, according to the latest research. The Cardlytics State of Spend report, based on the spending habits of over 24 million UK bank cards and the views of over 2,000 UK consumers, reveals that non-essential spending has taken […]
ANA July 1, 2022
How Data Stole the Show at Cannes Lions 2022
Fresh off a week at the 2022 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, I, like many other attendees, have come home reinvigorated (and albeit jet-lagged) about how data will play a vital role in the future of advertising. Read more.
Tearsheet June 21, 2022
Credit Karma Introduces New Cash Back Rewards Program for Debit Consumers
Credit Karma Money is launching cash back rewards for debit card owners, which will be enabled automatically on all Money accounts.
Smart Brief June 14, 2022
What travel and hospitality brands need to know before a critical vacation season
Here’s what marketers with travel and hospitality brands can do to overcome consumers’ “inflation anxiety” and beat their competition.
Street Fight June 2, 2022
Banks Can Add Amazon and Expansion of Retail Media Networks to the Watch List
Amazon has expanded its ever-growing spectrum of influence and investment to the financial sector. The e-commerce and media giant is adding a new point-of-sale service to its offerings as a way to compete with payment processing firms and traditional bank technology firms to pursue a broader offering of merchant services.
Benzinga May 19, 2022
Introducing BlockFi Offers, a New Rewards Offering That Gives BlockFi Cardholders More Ways to Earn Crypto
BlockFi announced BlockFi Offers, a new rewards program designed to deliver more value through new crypto rewards offerings to the BlockFi Rewards Visa® Signature Card community. These offers, which are enabled by Cardlytics, a card rewards platform with hundreds of brands and retail partners, are automatically added directly to each cardholder’s BlockFi account at the end of […]
Research & Insights
As the Cost of Living Increases, Now is the Time for Brands to Invest in their Customers
Cardlytics UK’s latest State of Spend report analyses the impact of the cost of living on UK consumer spending and how people are shifting their behaviours as a result. With energy bills, petrol, and grocery spending seeing some of the biggest increases, the report finds that UK consumers expect to spend at least £2000 more on essentials this year.
Customer Loyalty is the Battleground for Back to School
As parents and students gear up for another school year, retailers are scrambling to get their slice of the pie. Traditional gift-giving holidays aside–back to school is the second-largest annual shopping event. The dust is still settling from the sucker punch that the COVID-19 pandemic hit the retail industry with. But there is hope on […]
Winning the Basket—Part 1: Taking on Google, Apple, Facebook, and Amazon (GAFA)
The core value of card-linked offers, which is merchants bringing value to bank cardholders through funded cash-back offers, remains to this day but what has changed is the vast digital marketplace in which we compete.