31 DEC 2015
ICYMI December: First Data in the News
In case you missed it (ICYMI), below, we’ve compiled the biggest stories from around the web in December, featuring issues important to First Data clients and interested parties from the industry including stories about the growth of ecommerce, several stories that cited our mid-season SpendTrend update, tips on how to boost post-holiday sales, and more.
24 DEC 2015
Open New Doors to Your Business with Insightics
When you run your own business you’re always in the thick of things.
It’s what you love about it, but sometimes that makes it hard to see beyond the day-to-day.
That’s where the Insightics solution comes in.
19 NOV 2015
Clover Mobile Lets You Take Your Business to Your Customers
What if your business could be as mobile as you are?
What if you could manage your business anytime, anywhere?
Clover Mobile delivers the convenience and flexibility you need to grow your business. With exceptional ease of use and an ever-growing catalogue of apps, all it takes is a few taps of your finger to customize Clover Mobile to your business’ unique specifications.
12 NOV 2015
Do More of What You Love with Clover Mini
Running a business is about so much more than taking payments.
It’s about forming relationships, finding opportunities to grow, and doing what you love.
With Clover Mini, you can do more than you ever thought possible with a point of sale system.
15 OCT 2015
Clover Station Helps New Businesses Keep an Eye on the Future
What if, as a small business owner, you could simplify your day-to-day operations in a way that would allow you to focus on thinking about how you could grow your business next week?
01 OCT 2015
Transform the Way You Do Business with First Data Solutions
For many small business owners, their business is their life. But what if you, as a small business owner, could spend less time managing the day-to-day and more time actually building your business?
16 JUL 2015
Elevate your Decision Making with Analytics – and Bring in New Customers
Small businesses that are thriving in today’s culture have likely enlisted a mix of social media, mobile technology and cloud-based software solutions to get there. Savvy companies use all three to lift their business off the ground, and keep pace with — or even outpace —larger competitors.
08 DEC 2014
SpendTrend 2014 Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday Retail Spend Analysis
The First Data SpendTrend® holiday shopping analysis revealed a modest increase in retail dollar volume, according to a report that analyzed transaction data from more than one million merchants, spanning nationwide purchases from Thanksgiving through Cyber Monday.
13 NOV 2014
Shoppers Not Spooked of Spending: Halloween Leads Strong October Spending Growth
Shoppers proved they weren’t spooked by spending when a Friday Halloween and a weekend of trick-or-treating and Halloween parties helped boost October’s 3.8 percent spending growth, according to our most recent SpendTrend® analysis, versus September’s 3.1 percent growth.
12 SEP 2014
Late-Season Travel, Back-to-School Spending Propel Growth
12 AUG 2014
Planes, Trains, Automobiles…and the Strongest Retail Growth in a Year
Consumers were on the go in July, turning to planes, trains and automobiles as summer vacation travel led strong spending during the month, while those who opted for ‘staycations’ increased spending in home-related categories.
11 JUN 2014
Continued Growth in Consumer Spending in May Sets Stage for Summer