51 results for the topic Retail

February 08, 2017

The future customer journey

E-commerce is now a regular fixture in people’s purchasing habits – and continues to show demonstrable growth on mobile devices.

Kevin Jenkins Read More

January 30, 2017

A strong year overall for UK consumer spending

There’s no question that the past year has been an eventful one for the UK, with Brexit in particular casting a shadow on the economic outlook and consumer confidence.

Kevin Jenkins Read More

December 09, 2016

Online retailers dominate November and Black Friday

The UK Christmas shopping season is off to a good start for consumers and retailers alike.

Kevin Jenkins Read More

December 05, 2016

The three drivers for becoming an influential brand in Italy

Brands are not just corporate logos. They can have their own personality and a genuine influence on our day-to-day lives.

Silvana Filipponi Read More

October 13, 2016

What’s in store for Hungary’s stores of the future?

As part of our Visa Futures mind-set, we are always seeking insights into how the world of shopping and retail is changing and evolving. Visa in Hungary recently held a roundtable event to discuss the store of the future.

Ede Kiss Read More

October 12, 2016

Digital Payments are soaring in Europe – so what does it mean for retail?

A recent Visa study reveals a huge uptick in digital payments adoption across Europe over the last 12 months. As online banking, digital wallet services and NFC technologies become commonplace, how can retailers adapt to meet the demands of today’s consumer?

Natasha Toothill Read More

October 05, 2016

Summer 2016 spending patterns mirror changeable British weather

Data from our UK Consumer Spending Index shows that, while consumer spending grew during the summer months, it was at its slowest rate since 2013.

Kevin Jenkins Read More

September 13, 2016

The next generation of retail

The systemic rise and sustained growth of online shopping has significantly impacted customer expectations when it comes to the in-store experience.

Kevin Jenkins Read More

September 09, 2016

Traveller connectivity will shape long-term travel trends

Summer travellers spot trends and share them across social media, but what are the key long term travel trends? Visa’s international travel insights report highlights what’s going to happen over the next decade.

Wayne Best Read More

September 05, 2016

Older traveller behaviour to change travel market dynamics

It’s not just tech that can disrupt a sector, but also changing behaviours and demographics that also drive strategic changes. Visa’s international travel insights report shows how the travel sector could change as the preferences and behaviours of older travellers’ impact travel and tourism over the next decade.

Wayne Best Read More

August 30, 2016

A turning point in the Nordics

The cashless race is very close – which country is to become the first cashless society? Some are sprinting faster than others, and the top three bets are Norway, Sweden and Denmark, all three of whom have less than 20% of all transactions settled in cash. Compared to the European average of 70%, the Nordics definitely have a head start.

Camilla Bäck Hindfelt Read More

August 18, 2016

Have all generations in Slovenia really gone digital?

How do Slovenes behave as customers? What are the observable trends? How can Visa’s Digital Strategy help on the way towards the future of payments? These are just some of the questions that were answered at the Visa Conference, organised in Slovenia in June.

Alenka Mejač Krassnig Read More