Retailers are facing pressure to offer digital payment options to meet shoppers’ demand for digital-first commerce. Many consumers are interested in using secure, contactless payment methods in-store, while a number of them would actually decline to pay without them. And adding payment integrations has become a go-to enhancement for a number of retailers, as they double down on digital capabilities to convert digital-first shoppers. All this, Today in Data.
74%: Year-over-year increase in remote retail transaction volumes in March 2020.
57%: Share of consumers for whom digital payment options would impact shopping decisions.
$42.9B: Projected size of the global payment gateway market by 2025.
11: Number of months the average consumer expects the pandemic to last.
$3.13: Amount the average merchant pays for every dollar lost to fraud.