Latest Consumer Spending Trends

Latest Consumer Spending Trends

Consumer Spending Overall and By State Consumer card spending nationally was still 3.1% behind 2019 over the most recent four weeks of available data (6/21/20 – 7/18/20), but the results vary widely by state. Where COVID-19 cases have surged, sales remain further...
Privacy and Control of Retailer Data

Privacy and Control of Retailer Data

Retailers cannot compete with the size of Google, Facebook or Amazon’s first party databases. And that’s ok. Retailers can still generate tremendous value and growth with their CRM and CDP files through smart connections to other trusted partners. The value of data is...
Privacy in 2019

Privacy in 2019

Consumer privacy is a complex topic and getting more complicated. The traditional US “harms-based” approach is being challenged by the EU and GDPR, as well as efforts in other countries.  At home, the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”) and Congressional...