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Class Is In-Session: 2023 Back-to-School Infographic
Class Is In-Session Back-to-School continues to be one of the largest shopping events of the year, and once again, Cardlytics is here to inform on the latest consumer trends. Our analysis of over $122B in BTS spend over the last 3 years sheds light on YoY trends, category-level insights, and more. Now more than ever, […]
Insight: Traditional grocers are losing share of stomach in multiple directions
With inflation at an all-time high, have consumers shifted their food shopping behaviors? At CDLX, we have the purchase data to uncover the most relevant insights within grocery and beyond.
Insight: Casual Dining bucks category trend when it comes to in-restaurant dining
Small Bytes: Your serving of bite-sized analytics for your business With inflation at an all-time high, have consumers shifted their dining behaviors? Cardlytics has the purchase data to uncover the most relevant insights within the Restaurant category and beyond. Does Third Party Delivery’s continued growth indicate a more permanent post-pandemic prioritization of ease & convenience? […]
Webinar: Prove Incremental Marketing Impact to the Right Stakeholders
As marketers, we all face the same question – How do we know that sale wouldn’t have happened anyway? There is always a need to prove marketing efforts accomplished something that would not have happened organically. That is where we can lean on incrementality. In our latest webinar, Juliana Lupinacci, VP, Agency Partnerships, speaks with […]
Purchase Intelligence Could be the Key to Helping Consumers Through the Cost-of-Living Crisis￼
While consumers are forced to juggle new demands on their finances, it creates a valuable opportunity for banks to utilise their platforms for good, building deeper relationships and positioning themselves as a resource for help.
Restaurant & Grocery: The Showdown Is On
Which industry will take the bulk of consumer spend? What used to be considered two separate household budgets, one for groceries and one for dining out, has morphed into one overall food budget, thanks to pandemic-led shifts in how people eat. More dinners are being eaten at home causing restaurants to expand into delivery and take-out options. Meanwhile, grocery stores braced for a surge in traffic as more consumers requested delivery or curbside pick-up. While all industries faced upheaval during […]
Card-linked Offers 101
Shopping habits have changed over the last several years in a way that no one could have imagined. As a result, customers are now looking to foster deeper relationships with brands, assuming they can offer convenience and seamless customer experiences. In turn, brands want to find better ways to connect with their audiences and provide […]
Incrementality Marketing: Back to Performance Fundamentals
There are infinite ways to measure the success of a marketing campaign. Still, one of the marketers’ top challenges comes when it’s time to quantify campaign success in terms of actual revenue dollars. Making the leap between marketing metrics and business outcomes often requires collecting data from multiple platforms, connecting the dots, and filling in […]
The Road to Cookieless Advertising: A Timeline
Most people don’t know the name Lou Montulli but he’s indirectly responsible for one of the biggest invasions of privacy of the modern era. In 1994, Montulli was a 23-year-old founding engineer at Netscape with a number of Internet innovations to his credit, including web browsers, HTTP proxying, and the infamous tracking cookie. Montulli never […]
Who Cashes in on Cardlytics’ Bank Loyalty Programs?
There’s no question, technology is reshaping the banking experience. But whose experience is it changing and to what benefit? To answer this question, Cardlytics analyzed the spending behavior of today’s tech-savvy bank customer across over 1,500 financial institution partners and found that bank rewards programs do much more than just appeal to savers. They attract young professionals in […]
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Social activities fuel consumer spending in Q1
Social activities fuel consumer spending in Q1 Social activities, especially travel and dining, topped the list of consumer spending for Q1, during an otherwise difficult quarter. Overall, consumer spending grew by just 1% year-over-year, continuing the trend of total lower growth in spending over each of the last five quarters. Not surprisingly, many categories saw […]
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Travel industry bucks trend to show increased spend in first quarter
The travel industry has shaken off stagnation, showing growth in the first three months of this year according to new data from digital advertising platform, Cardlytics.
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Q1 2023 State of Spend
COVID’s long-term impact on consumer spending As the world recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic, some pandemic lifestyle changes like mask-wearing in the U.S. remain common. America’s spending habits, however, are starting to return to pre-pandemic trends. After two years of disruption, we took a look back at COVID’s long-term impact and made it the focus […]
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New year’s resolutions hike health and fitness subscriptions in January but tighter budgets restrict year-on-year spend
New year’s resolutions drive an increase in spending on health and fitness subscriptions in January, but overall spend is down year-on-year driven by cost-of-living cutbacks, according to new data from digital advertising platform, Cardlytics. New spend data from over 24 million UK bank accounts revealed that spending on gym subscriptions increased 14%, whilst at home […]
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The cost-of-living crisis has accelerated the move to second hand
Energy bills are at an all-time high. Mortgage rates are at the highest level for 14 years. Last week the cost of a weekly shop rose at its fastest rate since 1980. While we all wait for the outcome of the Government’s budget in November, there’s only one question on retailers and shoppers’ lips: when […]
Customer Loyalty 4 Minute Read
Why customer loyalty is vital to relationship marketing
Loyal customers are your brand’s biggest sales opportunity–spending an average of 67% more than comparable transient consumers. A new era in consumerism is ushering in highly personalized service models and deep, lasting relationships with a loyal customer base. This shift towards relationship marketing emphasizes building a strong customer loyalty program to facilitate that relationship. Key […]
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NACS October 31, 2022
C-Stores Offer Spooky-Good Deals on Pizza
Cardlytics says c-stores have the advantage for foodservice options due to quicker prep time, more variety and short wait times.
NACS October 28, 2022
Lines Between C-Stores and QSRs Blur
Food sales at c-stores have increased to over 20%, according to new research from Cardlytics, and the industry’s share of food sales has increased from 18.42% to 21.39% since 2019.
Forbes October 27, 2022
Convenience Stores Are Likely Taking Market Share From Quick-Service Restaurants
New research from Cardlytics finds that food sales at c-stores have increased to over 20% and that the category is likely taking market share away from traditional quick-service restaurants.
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