Tag: consumer spending

E-payment & Security, Technology

Mastercard profit rises on consumer spending

October 28, 2022

Via: Payments Dive

Mastercard reported an increase in third-quarter earnings as the second-largest card network company benefited from its investments in the payments sector. During the company’s earnings conference call Thursday, Chief Executive Michael Miebach noted the company’s “focused execution” of Mastercard’s strategy […]


Consumer spending rises despite inflation: Mastercard

August 8, 2022

Via: Payments Dive

Mastercard’s calculations did not adjust for inflation, so some of the rise in spending found in the report can be attributed to surging prices for consumer goods and services. And as for e-commerce retail sales, the report noted that consumers […]

Shipping & Fulfillment

U.S. rail carload and intermodal volumes see annual gains in April, reports AAR

May 7, 2021

Via: Logistics Management

United States rail carload and intermodal volumes, for the month of April, each saw significant annual gains compared to a difficult pandemic-influenced April 2020, according to data issued this week by the Association of American Railroads (AAR). Rail carloads—at 951,840—headed […]